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Hi. My name is Caitlin and I'm 14. I've been diabetic since I was six.

It was pretty scary when it happened and I hated having needles and being hungry all the time, but I got an insulin pump when i was 7 and it made everything so much better.

My mom wrote a book kind of about me when I was in the hospital called "Libby Louanne and the Amazing Hospital Mystery!" It's cool and it made me feel kinda like I wasn't such an alien anymore, because there are other kids who are diabetic too.

If you want to see a couple pages of my mom's book you can press this link:

I hope anybody who is reading this will know that they are not alone!!! Be strong!!
Caitlin :)

Published January 19, 2011


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