Chronic disease is typically not assiciated with slim-legged, flat-bellied beauty.
And yet, that is exactly the conversation that Type 1 Diabetic and Miss Idaho contestant chose to have when she donned a black swimsuit and wore her tslim touchscreen insulin pump from Tandem Diabetes proudly on stage.
But Sierra Sandison, the newly crowned Miss Idaho, didn't stop there. She posted her picture on Instagram with a short write-up and launched the hashtag #showmeyourpump thereby issuing a clarion to call to diabetics. Here is what she wrote on Instagram along with posting the above photo:
There it is. I would never have dreamt of posting a swimsuit picture on social media, but diabetics from all over the country have been asking to see me and my insulin pump on the #MissIdaho2014 stage. Honestly, it is...