(answering for my son)
19. You get to stay up late some nights if you have to deal with ketones or lows before bed.
20. You get a present and a cake and get to pick what to have for dinner on "Diabetes day" (his diagnosis anniversary).
21. The school nurses picked me and my family to give some free tickets to "Sesame Place" last year because I'm one of their "special students."
22. You get to go to diabetes camp (haven't gone yet, but I'm excited!)
Mom to Rachel, 13 yrs old; Joey, 10 yrs old; Daniel, 8 yrs old, dx 9/08 (One Touch Ping, 11/09) and dx ADHD 12/10
Aunt to adult nieces Samantha, dx at 2 yrs old; and Abby, dx at age 25 [/COLOR]