Alexandra, Age 8

Diagnosed at 7


"I don't like having diabetes, because I don't like having the needle on me."

Rachel, Age 8

Diagnosed at 11 months

New Zealand

Seth, Age 14

Diagnosed at 7


Emma, Age 5

Diagnosed at 9 months


"I don't say that I'll have diabetes forever.  I always say, I'll only have diabetes until I'm cured." 

What does it mean to be a child or baby living with type 1 diabetes?

Watch this video to hear the children’s stories and see what you can

do to help end diabetes for children all over the world by supporting

exciting research already underway.

Ian, Age 5

Diagnosed at 2


"Having a cure for diabetes would take a lot of stress out of my life, and it would prevent younger kids from ever having to deal with it in the first place."

“It's really sad that babies have to get diabetes too. I wish they didn't have to.”

"If all the kids in the whole world had diabetes, that would be


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