Hi my name is Zachary but I prefer Zach. I'm 14 years old and I was diagnosed when I was seven. I remember having to use the bathroom a lot and always being sick. I went to two doctors before they figured out I had diabetes.
I was in the hospital for three days it was fun and scary. I was afraid of needles then (kind of funny). I count carbs and it helps me, seeing that I play sports so I'm always fit. Well my friends are funny -- they think taking shots has its advantages. I think they're just crazy, but that's me. Let's see, I like Harry Potter, skate boarding, biking, sleep, and most of all Camp Needlepoint! I'm always bored in the summer. I'm learning how to play the guitar and getting a job soon.
P.S. Camp Needlepoint is totally awesome!
Zach received e-mail at
Published August 15, 2003
Last Updated: Sunday December 05, 2004 11:17:08
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2016. Comments and Feedback.