I first started seeing Dr. Nancy Bohannon a few months after my T1 diabetes diagnosis. As a kid, I never thought of doctor visits as painful, wastes of time, or tedious in any way. But with Nancy, things were different. She was more of a friend,…Continue
I'm Mike. Type one diabetic for 22 years since age 7. I'd like to share my story. It's a decent one, I promise.
No one in my immediate circle of family, friends, doctors, or colleagues know, much less understand, how people can just "get" Type One. You get sick, like extremely ill. Doctors do the tests, then they make the official diagnosis--that's usually how it goes, right?
In Memorial Day weekend, 1991, that's pretty much how it went. After going from…Continue