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What's Cooking with Diabetes Celeb Chef Sam Talbot (and New Beyond Type 1 Group)

By Mike Hoskins on May 21, 2015

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Whenever you're able to connect with a celebrity chef you haven't chatted with in a few years, naturally the first question that comes to mind is, "What's cooking lately?"

For celeb chef Sam Talbot, a fellow type 1 since age 12, there's a lot on the metaphorical stove these days.

Yes, Sam is probably most well-known for being a fan-fave semi-finalist on the second season of Bravo's Top Chef TV series and being named one of People's "Sexiest Men Alive" -- but also for his diabetes advocacy work. It's been almost four years since Sam first made his way around the D-advocacy circuit, attending conferences with rockstar status on the eve of his first book being published. A lot has changed since then, and with 2015 now almost halfway over, Sam's been busy making headlines once again.

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