The Hero Is You! CHANGING PERCEPTIONS TO END THE DIABETES PANDEMIC AND END NEEDLESS DEATH – Children are dying at the bottom of a cascade of beliefs that sees diabetes as irrelevant and insignificant. Betsy Ray wants to change that by altering the world perception about diabetes. Ray is a health coach who believes misunderstandings about both food and diabetes are causing this avoidable suffering and death. Awarded by the American Diabetes Association and the World Health Organization, it is Ray’s gift to offer an understanding of how to attain health and help others to a life of vibrant health.