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Friday, May 4, 2007

Taking their best shot at managing diabetes

Kyle Hughes, 4, has type 1 diabetes. His parents, Christy and Kurt Hughes, give him five or six shots a day depending on his carb intake. "Our job as parents is to manage him now and keep him in a healthy range," says Christy, at left. "His job is to be a kid."