Type 1 diabetes is a disease typically diagnosed in children and young adults. The body stops producing insulin, which is needed to convert glucose into starch. Too much glucose then stays in the blood.
[Source: Yahoo! News Search Results for Diabetes for young people]
Why this Blog?
Shortly after my 12 year old nephew was diagnosed with Diabetes 1, I started this blog for he and his mother. There is so much to learn and so much to know and so many unanswered questions. My hope is that it provides a place for knowledge and healing. To your health nephew!