Usually my parents or my teacher will help me test my blood to make sure my sugar levels are normal, but now mom and dad have let me be in charge of my testing kit and pricking my finger. It’s a lot of responsibility and makes me feel very grown up.
Ali is 9 years… Continue reading
Her friends were always trying to emulate the models and celebrities splashed across the fashion magazines, and sure enough, Rachel became self-conscious that her physique just didn’t measure up. The pressure mounted, and soon she was feeling altogether overwhelmed.
With her prom fast approaching, Rachel knew that she wanted to wear a short, sequined dress that she… Continue reading
Last winter, 67-year-old Michael Lee went to his doctor for his annual check-up. He hadn’t been for five years, at which time he was at least 25 pounds lighter. Michael had intended to walk and stretch daily. He really wanted to start riding his bike again. His intentions were good.
But, the months and years raced by. And as time passed, the pounds snuck their way on to his frame.… Continue reading