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      After the Kahler Corporation opened the Stanley Hospital for Mayo patients in downtown Rochester, Minnesota, in 1917, a 12-room Mayo diabetic service was established. Headed by Dr. David M. Berkman, the service featured a kitchen where Daisy Ellithorpe followed Joslin's text on the management of diabetes through fasting and diet.
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