Minnesota Moment: Local Child with Diabetes Has Message for Other Diagnosed

February 14, 2018 06:56 PM

An Eden Prairie boy who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes has a special message for kids like him who have been diagnosed with the disease.

KSTP met Louie Lambert when he was 6-year-old at the JDRF One Walk at the Mall of America.

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Lambert no longer receives shots and is on an insulin pump.

He tries to pass on positivity to those also facing type 1 diabetes.

"I want people who were just diagnosed to know that I know that it can be pretty scary when you're first diagnosed and I also want to tell them that it's going to be just fine," he said.

 

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