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[RECOMMENDED!] Why Me? Why Did I Have To Get Diabetes? by Robert Messinger and Laura Messinger. Published by Little Mai Press, 2004. ISBN 1-893237-02-8. Hardcover, 64 pages, $12.95.

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Laura, who is nine years old, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was three. This book, written in her words, is about how she feels having diabetes and what happens when a boy in her grade named Tyler is also diagnosed. Laura helps Tyler overcome his fear and anxiety about having diabetes and the two become good friends. Why Me? is an excellent book for young children who have diabetes. Highly Recommended.

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