Pioneers of Diabetes

Frederick Banting is one of the most famous pioneers of diabetes - he co-discovered insulin with Charles Best Frederick Banting is one of the most famous pioneers of diabetes - he co-discovered insulin with Charles Best

The following people have achieved extraordinary things. They may not all be famous - at least, not as famous as they should be - but their stories are towering achievements in the field of diabetes.

Some have made breakthroughs in scientific research, others have inspired through their extraordinary stories; all have changed the way we think about diabetes.

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