getting to know the real me

getting to know the real me

it was 1995 when i got Type 1 Diabetes, i was only 5 about to be 6 i don't even remember what happen, i was to young but i knew my mom and dad knew what was wrong and what was going on with me, my doctors told them that i was type 1 diabetic. i'm 19 now but through the 13 years i have been a diabetic i never accepted it but i think i need to i learned i am killing my self slowly i just never had a normal childhood but i tell this to all the people who just got type 1 diabetes don't let it control you, you have to control it lives with you, you don't live with it. i hope my story helps the younger kids who don't know what to do or how to deal with being a diabetic.