Study: Diabetes Stress High Among College StudentsSeptember 16, 2019 |
by Sarah Gantz
Nathan Reilly has had Type 1 diabetes since he was a baby. And until last week, the 19-year-old always had his mother to help remind him of the litany of tasks people with diabetes must do.
Check blood sugar. Adjust insulin pump. Watch what you eat. Be careful how much you run around.
Now a freshman at Pennsylvania State University, where he is studying data science, Reilly, of Hatboro, feels confident he can manage on his own — he spent much of his senior year of high school practicing the routine, preparing.