Deanna Da Costa - Quilt 562
Open larger quilt photo in new window
Deanna Da Costa
Diagnosed July 25, 2006
My name is Deanna Kaylee Da Costa. I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when I was 10 years old on July 25, 2006. This quilt was made by my mom and it is the first time she made a quilt. I designed it and my sister drew the insulin bottle and syringe.
I'm the only one in my family with type 1 diabetes, so I guess that makes me kind of special.
I love monkeys! So much that even my nickname is Monkey. I also love karate and softball.
I really hope that one day soon they will find a cure for all the kids like me. I don't let diabetes run my life. I make it fit into mine, but it sure would be nice not to have to get any more shots.
[ Return to the Quilt Pages | Submit an Update ]
Last Updated: Sunday December 15, 2013 15:48:09
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2018. Comments and Feedback.