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P-R PHOTO/GABE DICKENS Reina Ayotte (left), 7, of Rouses Point shows nursing major Moira Nuget, along with other fellow classmates, her Medtronic MiniMed, which is an automated insulin pump that she wears throughout the day, during a diabetes awareness event at SUNY Plattsburgh. Ayotte inputs the amount of carbohydrates she consumes with every meal into the device, which then injects the proper dosage accordingly into her bloodstream via a catheter.