Hi, my name is Ashley and I have had diabetes for 3 years. When I was nine I was diagnosed with diabetes and at first I was scared and now I am fine. I was always going to the bathroom and drinking all the time, so my mom took me to the doctor's and my sugar was 614 so I went to the hospital.
What having diabetes means to me is that you just have to take medicine unlike some people. If I would help people adjust to being diagnosed with diabetes I would just be yourself and you are no different than anybody else.
I am 13 now and I hate it sometimes but I know there ARE people like me. You can email me at
daddysgirl42494 AT yahoo.com.
Published May 20, 2007
Last Updated: Sunday May 20, 2007 17:17:48
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. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2017. Comments and Feedback.