My name is Zackery Thibodeaux and I am 3 years old so my mom is writing this story for me. I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes July 20, 1997. I was only 15 months old. My mommy knew something was wrong with me because all I wanted to do was drink water and eat all the time. My mommy took me to the doctor and he diagnosed me with Type 1 diabetes.
My mommy and daddy were devastated at first. The doctors taught my mom and dad how to take care of me. Now were doing great. We still have our ups and downs or highs and lows but we do just fine.
We would love to hear from parents of other children with diabetes. We receive email at [email protected] We're looking forward to hearing from you.
Published October 3, 1999
|Return to the Top of This Page|
Last Updated: Sunday December 05, 2004 11:16:18
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2018. Comments and Feedback.