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There are few things I remember about that day, 20 years ago. I had been nauseous and exhausted for weeks. The thirst was unquenchable and the fatigue unbearable. I literally fell asleep in class, but this was chalked up to my rigorous soccer schedule. I remember the doctor getting ready to let...
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My sister Roseanna was diagnosed Type 1 at age 4 in 1957, there was no source of information back then other than your doctor which she did have a good doctor. We were having a family reunion in the summer, in TX and eating watermelon. Roseanna was 6 at this time and she wanted more watermelon...
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I was diagnosed and the young age of 6, actually 10 days before my 7th birthday. October 10, 1991. I'm working on 18 years of this disease. It of course has been a tough road, but I am striving and living my life to the fullest. I don't really remember life with out Diabetes it has been a part of...
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Hello, This is my story of living with type 1 diabetes for over 26 years. I was diagnosed at age 12 in 1983. I was in diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) for two weeks before being admitted to the hospital. My blood sugar at the hospital was 490 mg/dL and I had lost 25 lbs. in six weeks. Back them home...
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