Hey guys. My name is Aliza. I'm 10 years old. I was diagnosed with diabetes a few weeks before Halloween 2007. I am soon going on the pump this summer of 2008. Having diabetes is not the end of the world. Although it's not great, it's not horrible.
My parents and I were noticing some drowsiness, I got more thirsty and I got up in the night to use the restroom. These were things that I didn't usually do.
I was in the hospital for 7 hours. The nurse diagnosed me with diabetes. I didn't even know what this was!
But now I'm living my fun happy life.
I'd love to get a pen pal. You can e mail me at
lizies AT ecentral.com.
Published April 2, 2008
Last Updated: Wednesday April 02, 2008 20:10:46
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. 1995-2016. Comments and Feedback.