Home base: The Billetdeaux Family in Manchester, Michigan
August 15, 2001
Rufus leaves his friends, The Billetdeaux's, to travel to Louisville, Kentucky, for the American Association of Diabetes Educator national conference! He wants to meet lots of diabetes professionals so he can tell them how important it is for kids with type 1 to have a friend who understands, even if that friend is "just a bear!"
Rufus has spent the last month sitting on Laura's desk, overseeing preparations for the conference in Disney. He is anxious to get on the road to meet new friends and families!
Bon Voyage, Rufus! Safe travels!
Your friends, the Billetdeaux's
Sam (11, dx'd 8/98), Carolyn (13), Neal, and Laura
Rufus and Ruby, the bears with diabetes, is the creation of Carol Cramer, who owns the copyright to Rufus and Ruby. The graphics of Rufus are from Rufus Come Home, written by Kim Gosselin and illustrated by Terry Ravenelli, and are used by permission of the author.
Last Updated: Saturday December 21, 2002 18:52:00
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