Diabetes: Grace's Story (Video)

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Espanol ButtonGrace was 6 when she was diagnosed with diabetes. Now 11, she's learned how to help manage her condition. Here, she talks about living with diabetes and how it doesn't prevent her from doing the things she loves.



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OrganizationAmerican Diabetes Association (ADA) The ADA website includes news, information, tips, and recipes for people with diabetes.
Web SiteChildren With Diabetes This website offers true stories about kids and teens who have diabetes.
OrganizationJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF) JDF's mission is to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.


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