When you think of diabetes, do you think of a healthy, handsome young pop star who sends audiences into a frenzy every time he takes the stage? If you’re answer was “no,” well, it might be about to change.
In the video below, a young Nick Jonas, of The Jonas Brothers, talks to Larry King about how he discovered he had diabetes, and the challenges he’s faced since being diagnosed with Type 1. At the time of this video, Jonas was just starting to raise awareness for the disease. Here, he discusses what steps young people can take to stay healthy if they’re diagnosed.
Awareness is everything, and since this video Nick Jonas has become an outspoken advocate for diabetes awareness! Share this video with any young people you know who may be struggling with diabetes.
Nick’s message? Diagnosis isn’t the end — life can still be amazing!Whizzco