Type 1 Diabetes has a more severe disease process than Type 2, and onset is typically in childhood. Beta cells in the pancreas are gradually destroyed, causing insulin deficiency. This causes blood glucose levels to skyrocket, as there is no insulin to move glucose into cells. Therefore, diabetics rely on administered insulin for survival.
My name is Kerri Sparling and my favorite color used to be blue, but I think it's slowly transitioning to green. My husband and I have been married a little over a year and we battle regularly against the three cats who somehow came to live in our house. I love a clean car, I enjoy working out (I know - ridiculous, eh?), and I'm…