Last year, November 2010, I had just arrived here in the USA and I was doing a volunteer internship at Diabetes Hands Foundation, it was when, one day, Manny asked me... "Would you like to make a speech for the World Diabetes Day?" I thought "Why not?" It was a joy to be able to share my feelings around diabetes with people who really understand! I will always keep this moment with me. Now I am glad to share it with you, thanks for watching!

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Comment by Sarfu on December 7, 2011 at 9:46am

today i play this video. Thanks for your valuable information

Comment by Lise Van Delm on October 5, 2011 at 8:29am
thank you so much for sharing this video! keep up the good thoughts!
Comment by Fabiana Couto on September 13, 2011 at 12:24am
Thank You very much! I am doing well!! hope you are good too!
Best, Fabi
Comment by AS123 on September 5, 2011 at 10:38am
Thanks Fabiana for sharing the video. Really nice one and very impressive Hope you are beetre by now.
Take Care.
Cheers A S
Comment by Fabiana Couto on August 17, 2011 at 3:15pm
Hi Em,
Thank You so much :) Your words are so kind and really brought me a smile on my face.
I am better, just went through several crazy BG days, maybe its my finals making that to me?
One day at a time. Diabetes is no joke, I just watched a JDRF video, they did it to raise money for the cure...
http://www.jdrftalk.org/2011/08/16/promise-update-halfway-through-a... VERY moving.
Hope u are doing well!!
Comment by Fabiana Couto on August 17, 2011 at 3:11pm
Oi Clau!
Thanks sweetie, I am on fcb as Fabiana Couto, did not find you too :(
I would LOVE to talk to the the ADJ's Young Group!! Sometimes we say things to others and it is a way to say it out loud to our ownselves... For me thats a good way to go and keep up with the motivation!! When I am in Brazil I will sure let you know, can't wait to meet u in person!
Take care dear! Beijos
Comment by Emily Coles on August 17, 2011 at 9:30am

Wow, Fabi. Thanks so much for sharing this video. I had not seen it before, and it's really wonderful. You're a great public speaker!!  And so brave to give a speech in English  :)

 

The song at the beginning of the video is one of the songs I used to listen to when I was sad about my health  :)

I hope you're feeling better this week, and that your blood sugar is improving.

 

Con un abrazote,

Emily

Comment by Robyn on August 12, 2011 at 9:57pm
You are a "Leader"!!! Wonderful Fab! xo

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