, the CEO of Novant Health, has lived with his diabetes diagnosis for over 50 years. In spite of his diabetes not being easy to live with, he has overcome it and lived a full, active, life with a very successful career. In the book A Future With Hope: An Inspiring Guide to Overcoming Diabetes
(Carl S. Armato, 2018), Carl is transparent about the difficulties both he and his family faced as he was growing up. He talks about his family and his parents whom optimized their family life style for his health. Taking control of his diabetes at a young age, he never let it make him “different” or forfeit his dreams. In this book Carl talks about the importance of both a support network and vigilance when it comes to managing the disease. He hopes this book delivers hope to others with diabetes and encourages them to follow their dreams.
Jeremy Corr is the co-host of the hit Fixing Healthcare podcast along with industry thought leader Dr. Robert Pearl. A University of Iowa history alumnus, Jeremy is curious and passionate about all things healthcare, which means he’s always up for a good discussion! Reach him at email@example.com.