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  • Issue 20 – Fun at camp issue20_final_web_Page_01Natalle is one of the 23 participants at the YDA 3-day youth camp held in October 2009. Natalle is 17, and she was diagnosed with diabetes six months before she took her HKCEE exams. She insisted that she had to prepare for her future and sat for the examination with ...
  • Issue 19 – Celebrating the Holidays issue19_final_web_Page_01Natasha is a happy and active 11-year old and plays many different sports – rugby, soccer, netball, basketball, karate, swimming. In her free time, she hangs out with her best friend Charlie, her brother Jamie and the family pet dog Sara. She also has type 1 diabetes, but doesn’t let ...
  • Issue 18 – The So Family Story:How we live with our son’s diabetes issue18_HKJDA_18_webversion_Page_01Martin So is a very cheerful six-year-old boy who loves to run around the playground with his elder brother Curtis. It is difficult to imagine that a year ago he was lying very sick in a hospital Intensive Care Unit with his parents, Sandy and David, who were nervously taking ...
  • Issue 17 – Active Living diabetes, sports and health issue17_HKJDA_17_final_web_Page_01Louis Kam has been living with type I diabetes since he was five years old. He is now 25 and works in an office. Like other typical young people in Hong Kong, he likes to read, surf the internet, go out with friends, and travel. However, Louis’ real passion ...
  • Issue 16 – My diabetes and my life issue16_HKJDA_16_web_Page_01Life goes on for many young people with diabetes. They like to go out and hang with boys and girls their age. They are just like everyone else though some social circumstances may at first prove to be challenging. As in so many other things, having understanding friends with the ...