July 21, 2020
I was once enjoying my break during school and bam! I just fell out on the break table. My high school football coach jumped through his classroom window and picked me up and ran. We made it to the principal’s office and they gave me icing in my gums. I finally came through and had no idea what happened.
My Health Details
Type of Diabetes:Type 1
Low blood sugar instances per week:6+ Instances
Daily number of times checking blood sugar:4-6 times/day
Managing Diabetes with:Insulin Pump
What age were you diagnosed with diabetes?11-15
How long does it typically take you to come up when you are low?1-2 hours
Do you have a diabetic hero that you look up to? If so, who and why?
Yes, myself! I fight everyday and I never let my diabetes win.
What is your biggest challenge with diabetes?
Keeping my sugar in good range. My levels tend to stay high.
What have you learned from your experiences with diabetes?
That it’s never easy and never will be.
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