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Re: [IP] Miss America in person!
- Subject: Re: [IP] Miss America in person!
- From: email @ redacted
- Date: Fri, 23 Oct 1998 14:15:45 EDT
In a message dated 10/23/98 10:47:51 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
email @ redacted writes:
<< Leeza introduced her 10 yr old niece who
also wears a pump & Leeza herself announced she'll be donating $1000/ month
JDF EVERY MONTH until they find a cure!!!!!!...They also gave a Minimed pump
to a 15 yr old girl in the audience & Nicole Johnson (Miss A) explained how
she'll no longer have to eat or awaken at the same time every day!!!
did a great job I thought on the LEEZA show this morning, touting her pump &
the notion that INSULIN IS NOT A CURE, looks like she's eager to go as
"public" as possible....Also explained that some diabetics can control their
disease via diet, exercise & oral meds; but that for all the Type Is like
herself, the insulin is life-sustaining. >>
I also saw the show and thought that Nicole did a great job! And how generous
mom to Amanda age 5
dx at 3 1/2
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/