Just because you have diabetes doesn’t mean you can’t live life in the fast lane. Take a look at NASCAR driver Ryan Reed. Despite having type I diabetes, the 21 year old finished 9th in overall standings in the NASCAR XFINITY Series last year and scored his first win at this year’s Daytona International Speedway.
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Every teen wants her prom to be memorable and spectacular. And for a group of teen cancer patients at Akron Children’s Hospital, they got just that with A Prom to Remember – complete with red-carpet treatment at no cost to the teens and their families.
Our selfie camera caught some great smiles as the teens showed off their black-tie fashions for the long-awaited A Prom to Remember.
Purple shirts. Purple ties. Purple scrubs, sweaters and dresses. Akron Children’s neurology and neurodevelopmental science team celebrated Purple Day, an international grassroots effort to build awareness for epilepsy.
Natalie’s story begins on July 18, 2014. She is a beautiful baby with a feisty personality and a smile that can charm anyone. But being her parents is not exactly what we imagined. I could fill pages and pages with the medical terms our family has learned and the hurdles our daughter has faced.