Adults with Diabetes

There's nothing like expert advice to help you through a problem. Our experts are adults and teens who've grown up with diabetes. They're eager to share their experiences and wisdom.


  1. Bill Bell receives first 75-year-on-insulin award from Lilly in August 2004
  2. Brenda is interested in the insulin pump
  3. Christian just received a pancreas transplant to cure his Type 1 diabetes
  4. Ruth Beck, who developed diabetes after the birth of her second child
  5. Henry K. Bentley, living with insulin-dependent diabetes since 1943
  6. Marc Blatstein shares with us his experiences living with Type 1 diabetes in The "Can Dos" vs. the "Can't Dos" of Diabetes and Winning With Diabetes and Tae Kwon Do.
  7. Laura Cackowski writes about being teased and bullied as a teen
  8. Dr. Claudia Chaufan, an endocrinologist and diabetes educator with Type 1 diabetes for over 25 years
  9. Ivannia Diaz, who writes about children with diabetes in Costa Rica
  10. George Forrest emphasizes that you can be in control of diabetes
  11. Jessica is 19 and attends college
  12. Julie is 19 and is studying to be a nurse
  13. Julian from Australia, a keen sailboarder and sailer.
  14. Joshua Halberg, a student at Baylor University, who recounts his diagnosis
  15. Norm L. Hefner, living with insulin-dependent diabetes since 1947
  16. Alfonso Javier Castro Ibarra, who tells us about diabetes in Mexico in both his native Spanish and in an English translation.
  17. Mie Kaieda lives in Tokyo, Japan
  18. Bill King writes about how important exercise is to everyone's health
  19. Jeff Lambert, a personal fitness trainer and diabetic since age three
  20. Rick Largent received the first LillyforLifeTM Achievement Award
  21. Brian Mozisek, who write about his pump experiences
  22. Ivan Scheblykin, from Russia, tells us about how athletics has helped him reduce his insulin needs
  23. Dr. Marco Songini is a diabetologist from Italy who also has Type 1 diabetes
  24. Maureen has type 1 diabetes and is a police officer
  25. Michelle Spaulding writes about Insulin Pumps and HMOs.
  26. Norma is 25 and shares her experience of being diagnosed at 15
  27. Patrick is from eastern France and is now running marathons
  28. Cliff Tener has had Type 1 diabetes for 35 years
  29. Damon Vailati is 22 years old and is currently a personal trainer and aspiring fitness model.
  30. Donna Zegalia, who celebrated 27 years with juvenile diabetes in May 1996

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Last Updated: Sat Sep 01 15:14:20 2007
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