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Hanky Pancreas is a Line of Decorative Extras for Diabetics

By: Tiana Reid - Published:   Updated: Jun 7 2011 • References: hankypancreas & jezebel
Hanky Pancreas is a line of accessories created for women with diabetes to funk out their insulin pumps. Created by Jessica Floeh, she intelligently says of her designs that “by turning medical device into fashion accessory the designs alleviate anxiety, create dynamic communities, and encourages new relationships with medical technology.”

Hanky Pancreas is true to the idea that life-saving medical solutions can blend fashion and fun.

Implications - People who are embarrassed by their medical conditions look to find products that conceal their disease. Ideas such as Hanky Pancreas allow the user to hide their medical tools from view. By concealing the device, the user will feel a positive emotion that will allow them to feel good about themselves.

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