I am from a small town, where everyone knows everyone. I am very shy, but am very nice.
What is the weirdest question you’ve been asked about your diabetes, and how did you respond?
They weirdest question I have been asked is how could I give myself a shot. My response to them was it was hard at first but then you realize that you need this to help you and your body.
Has anyone told you that you couldn’t do something due to your diabetes, and you proved them wrong?
Yes, a lot of people have told me since I have diabetes I would never be able to go into the career that I wanted, but I am proving them wrong now and am in school for it and almost graduated.
How do you inspire others?
I try to inspire people by staying positive. I try to help others stay positive and help them with things they need.
Tell us a story about how diabetes has affected you.
Having diabetes has affected me a lot. I have been told a by many people that I couldn’t do something because I have it. I have changed my whole view on my life. From having to count carbs everyday and having to check my sugar.