Type 2 Ben Gray learned how to manage his diabetes the hard way. He now wishes that he had made a 180 degree change towards a healthier life when he was first diagnosed. Today he goes through dialysis three times a week for 3 to 4 hours each day. When type 2 diabetics go through dialysis about 80 to 90% of their kidneys are not functioning anymore and they need the assistance of dialysis to keep going.
Watch as Ben shows us a day in his life with type 2 diabetes and dialysis. Today he works hard to stay healthy and accepts dialysis because he knows it’s what keeps him alive! Let’s raise awareness of the dangers that can come with diabetes!