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RE: [IP] Minimed newsletter...

>From the JDF web site (www.jdfcure.org)

> Miss Virginia 1998, Nicole Johnson, and Miss New York 1998,
> Deanna Herrera, are competing on September 19 for the Miss
> America title. However, last month, they joined forces with
> JDF to advocate for increased diabetes research funding at
> the National Institutes of Health (NIH). 
> Both Ms. Johnson and Ms. Herrera have Type 1 diabetes and
> use an insulin pump. Each has also committed to using her
> reign as state pageant winner to advocate for
> diabetes-related issues, especially the need to find a
> cure through the support of research. Should either one
> win the Miss America competition, this diabetes platform
> will be advanced nationally.

I haven't watched a Miss American contest since high schoool
but think I'll make an exception this year.

Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/