Dr. Elliott P. Joslin

Today, June 6, is Dr. Elliot P. Joslin’s birthday.  Why is this important to me?  He was the first doctor in the United States to specialize in diabetes and was the founder of today’s Joslin Diabetes Center in Brookline (Boston), Massachusetts.  … Continue reading

Chapter 5, “This Little Light Of Mine…”

  Chapter 5 “This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine…” …a long, long time.      Summers at the Clara Barton Birthplace Camp in North Oxford, Massachusetts, were the highlight of my childhood. Recalling at the age … Continue reading