Diabetes and Me

What's it like to be a high school athlete and wake up one morning and find out that you have juvenile diabetes? One in three children born after 2000 will be diagnosed with diabetes at some point in their lifetime. Robert Kreikemeier of West Point, Nebraska talks openly about his life with Juvenile Diabetes to an audience of young people and their parents. He explains his feelings as he first learned he had diabetes and how he learned to manage his diabetes. Kreikemeier's presentation, "Diabetes and Me" offers hope to young people with Juvenile Diabetes. He shares his life experiences with the disease with frankness and humor.