Not alone

Had a great time at Give Back With Zach earlier this month. It's a big party for the first Panthers away game and helps raise money for childhood cancer. There's a wonderful story here, but it's really better told by my coworker Keith Larson.   This event always looks like a good time, but we've never been able to…

Welcome To The Club

I gave my annual diabetes talk to Benny's class this week. I always have fun with that and he enjoys being the center of attention that day. This year, Benny wore his JDRF Walk shirt to class, but kept it hidden under a sweatshirt until it was time for our talk. Then he dramatically unzipped –…

Insulindependence in Charlotte

Guest post this week by someone I connected with as part of the Diabetes Online Community (DOC) and then realized he lived here! A rare native Charlottean, Harry Thompson is starting a chapter of Insulindependence  in our fair city. What's that? Read on..                                                              ********** When I sat down to write this post, I had planned to use a…

DNC OMG

Like most people this week in Charlotte, I'm digging out from the avalanche that was the Democratic National Convention.  You've heard all the big news from the convention this week. Some quick high spots from my perspective: Kudos to the WBT shuttle drivers, staffers Katie, Gary & Eriel. My biggest broadcast concern was actually getting to the Arena.…