On November 23, St. Louis Beacon released a lengthy, compelling story by Robert Joiner about the importance of diabetes education and the role the St. Louis Diabetes Coalition is playing in assisting people with diabetes. Be sure to read it. Click here: Public health workers place their bets on diabetes education. The article features the perspective of two participants (Milton and Leona Scott) from the April SoWhatCanIEat? event and comments by the Coalition’s Director of Education Joan McGinnis, RN, MSN, CDE and Saint Louis University professors Dr. Thomas Burroughs and Dr. Eric Armbrecht. The Coalition thanks the St. Louis Beacon for its recent analysis and coverage of diabetes care from a public health point of view.