Now you have some FAMOUS people on board here! LOL.

Johnben or JB.
By Johnben or JB. Latest Reply 2011-02-07 14:58:36 -0600
Started 2011-02-02 14:59:10 -0600

Had a reporter come to the house for an interview regarding the medal story. It's for a local newspaper here in Nanaimo. Fun thought. Will be in there this week! Took a lot of pictures from us both. No world news for sure. But…


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ownedmanatee 2011-02-03 13:26:33 -0600 Report

Hey guys, If you want to see a list of celebrities with diabetes, check this out.

GabbyPA 2011-02-03 21:34:18 -0600 Report

Well that was an eye opener. I didn't know Elvis was a diabetic. 2011-02-03 21:49:30 -0600 Report

Karen Gray Pa. I didn't either! Wonder why,with all the talk the had about him over the yrs. I didn't ever hear that?

GabbyPA 2011-02-03 21:52:20 -0600 Report

I suppose there was such a stigma attached to it. The list has Johnny Cash and many others that I am sure kept things rather private. Times have changed now and people are not as secret about it.

ownedmanatee 2011-02-04 17:09:08 -0600 Report

Yes, and if you take a look at the link I posted on that page, there are a lot more that I didn't mention. There will be even more celebrities to be diagnosed in the future.

GabbyPA 2011-02-07 14:58:36 -0600 Report

This is unfortunately true. But I do suppose it will be good in some ways. More people will be aware of it through their "lime light"

GabbyPA 2011-02-02 22:48:32 -0600 Report

That is great to hear. You will be able to help spread the awareness in a most encouraging way. Keep it up John. Between you and Richard, we are gaining all kinds of celebrities here.