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Transcend Warrior – Amy Caverly

July 21, 2020

My Story:

Diabetes occasionally slows me down at my job as a NICU Nurse, but it will not stop me!

My Health Details
Type of Diabetes:Type 1
Low blood sugar instances per week:4-5 Instances
Daily number of times checking blood sugar:7+ times/day
Managing Diabetes with:Insulin Pump
What age were you diagnosed with diabetes?16+
How long does it typically take you to come up when you are low?Under 1 hour
Do you have a diabetic hero that you look up to? If so, who and why?

Children, like my cousin who was diagnosed at age 3 and deal with this disease daily, inspire me!

What is your biggest challenge with diabetes?


What have you learned from your experiences with diabetes?

Diabetes is so misunderstood, it can cause permanent damage and alter daily life but I am so blessed to have great access to care and the supplies I need to fight this disease!

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