The top educator who used to be afraid of diabetes cases
Registered nurse Marianne Lambert used to be frightened of families with type 1 who came through the paediatric hospital wards needing insulin infusions.
She recalls having a lack of understanding about insulin in diabetes, and would try to disappear whenever patients with type 1 diabetes turned up on her ward.
As she became more experienced, however, she found herself face-to-face with these patients. And she gained