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live with physical challenges.
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Friday, March 15, 2013

Thanks for being an INCREDIBLE KID

The post on my blog today is a little different.  I don't have any "words of wisdom" (cough, cough) to bestow about my life with Type 2 Diabetes or encouragement to exercise.  Today I just want to share with you the faces of a few kiddos who are so brave because they have Type 1 Diabetes!!!  What these kiddos face every day makes my Type 2 Diabetes look like a walk in the park. 

You guys know if I could fix it and make it all better - you know I would!     
 
Today is INCREDIBLE KID DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  We all know some pretty incredible kids - but I'd like to give a shout-out to all the special kiddos that battle Type 1 Diabetes!!!  They are really special and their parents are
SUPER HEROES!!!  I know this for a fact...  (shh...  I've seen the Super Hero cape!) 

Avery at diagnosis (3 years 1 month) and now (age 7). Wow. She was so little. Old pics still break my heart. But look at her now! We've come a long way, baby!











Deven Dillane with DAD Blaze.  Diagnosed on December 24, 2009 at the age of 10


Parker Konsdorf, Diagnosed May 20, 2009.


This is Hayleigh, age 12. Diagnosed 8 years ago with Type 1 at the age of 4 on 2/18/2005.

Billy dx'd 2/10/95 22 months old.
Connor dx'd 10/25/09 3 yrs old.


Rachel, dxd 2-4-99 @ 18 mos old.


Ray Zieger III, dx 11/11/03.

Claudia diagnosed Type 1 on the 1st May 2008. Claudia has a pump and CGM which makes everyday life a little better.

Allie McMullen
8 years old, diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes on July 21, 2009.


Jack aged 15. Diagnosed 07/11/2004.
Sophie Bouree Johnson age 15, surviving Type 1 Diabetes since Feb 17, 2010.


Emma Louise with her DAD, Angel.  Diagnosed March 30, 2011.


Christian Odom needing a cure since July 5th, 2005.

Justin Newman dxd on July 18, 2005. 10 years old now.   :)


Tayler Kennedy, waiting on a cure for Type 1 Diabetes since 6/20/09.





 Sevaun Thompson, 15 yo, dx'd @ 3 (12/2001).

Maddie was 3 when she was dx in 2008 and is turning 8 next month.  She wears a insulin pump.Her own description of herself is she is cool because she has type 1 diabetes and wears the pump.
 

Bekah Timm (9) dx 3-08-10 (with her DAD Sarah).


Zack Lemay (17) Diagnosed
Feb. 25, 2003.
Aly Huckabay (8) dx'd with T1D
01-20-2007.











I pray for a cure for Type 1 Diabetes!  May 2013 be the year! 
God bless each and every one of you!

 
This poem is for all the INCREDIBLE KIDS everywhere!
 
 
Show them Jesus
"Let the children come."
Jesus wants the small ones near.
Let their simple faith embrace
Their Master's love so dear.
Teach them of God's mercy,
His kind, forgiving ways.
Teach them of God's promise
Of eternal, peaceful days.
Show them by example
The way He'd have us live.
Show them of what's right and good;
To care, and love, and give.
Through thee troubled, worldly times
Fret your heart no more.
Know that children's eyes are on
Jesus Christ, our Lord.
Lucinda Berry Hill, author of the delightful devotional, "Coffee With Jesus".
 

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