Last month we asked you to identify the first cable TV program that focused exclusively on the topic of diabetes.
ANSWER:Living With Diabetes aired on Lifetime Network back in 1992. It was later picked up for a short while by CNBC as part of its “American Medical Television” series.
8-) CONGRATS: Congratulations to Cathy Colburn of Houston, Texas for being the first person with the correct answer! Cathy was diagnosed with T1D at age 55, proving once again that T1D is ageless.
Many people believe that the pancreas’ only job is to produce insulin. But it does much more than that. In addition to making enzymes that allow us to digest our food, the pancreas makes a number of different hormones.
Can you name at least FOUR hormones produced by a healthy pancreas?
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