Contributor: Haley (website and video no longer online)
Connection: Teen with type 1 diabetes
Quote: “The hardest part is the emotional pain. Other people don’t know how it feels to be different. People make comments all the time. I feel labeled as ‘the diabetic girl’. I just want to be Haley.”
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