KidsHealth
KidsHealth.org


The most-visited site
devoted to children's
health and development


Diabetes: DJ's Story (Video)

DJ, 15, has been living with type 2 diabetes for 1½ years. In this video, he talks about what's surprised him about having diabetes, like how he enjoys fruit and vegetables more than the sugary, high-carb foods he once ate — and how he's helped his family make healthier choices too.

Note: All information on KidsHealth® is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

© 1995- The Nemours Foundation. All rights reserved.

Images provided by The Nemours Foundation, iStock, Getty Images, Corbis, Veer, Science Photo Library, Science Source Images, Shutterstock, and Clipart.com