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Rachel Janovsky
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Diabetes Queen Video Blog
Even though my year as the Northern Illinois Youth Ambassador is over, I want to keep promoting Diabetes Awareness and Education. I have created a video blog called Diabetes Queen which I will update weekly. Make sure to check it out every week on Youtube. ...

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A Farewell
This is my last blog post as your 2014 Northern Illinois Youth Ambassador for the American Diabetes Association. This year has been filled with memories that I will always keep in my heart. I have learned so much about myself this year through this experien...
A Farewell
A Farewell
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Season's Eatings
The Holidays are coming, which means a lot of food is coming our way. It is not always easy balancing blood sugar levels with the holidays but I have figured out a few ways to prevent high blood sugars while I am eating a lot of delicious food. 1.) Control ...

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What I am Thankful For
I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I was so happy to see my family after being away at college for several months. I am thankful for many things this year. To start, I am very thankful for the support of my family. They have been by my side from ...

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Internship
Last week, I was in Louisville, Kentucky for an internship with the North American International Livestock Exposition. Everyday from 7:30 until 6:30, I was working in the Press Room conducting interviews, writing press releases, and pitching my stories to e...
Internship
Internship
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In Search of the Next Northern Illinois Youth Ambassador
As my year of being the Northern Illinois Youth Ambassador is coming to an end, I am filled with sadness. This has been one of the best experiences I have had so far. But, it brings me with great joy to welcome a new Youth Ambassador. Will it be you? If you...

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Facing Those Who May Not Understand You
I want to cover a serious topic that everyone can relate to. As a college student, I have been faced with many challenges so far such as homework, midterms, finding time for friends, trying to eat healthy and exercising. The biggest issue I have faced so fa...

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Sick days
For the past two weeks, I have been sick twice. I was at first struggling with a fever and a bad cough. A week later, I had a fever again and developed a sinus infection. Sick days with diabetes are always tough. I have a few tips on what to do during a sic...

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Drive to Stop Diabetes
Last Saturday, I met NASCAR driver Ryan Reed at Chicagoland Speedway. I was so excited to meet him and learn about how he manages his diabetes when he races. The most exciting part is for that day, he had my name on his car. This gesture is part of his Ride...
Drive to Stop Diabetes
Drive to Stop Diabetes
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My first week of college
Last week was my first week of college. I got to start off the week with celebrating my ten year anniversary of being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. I realized that so much has happened in those ten years. I learned about diabetes and how I am in control o...
My first week of college
My first week of college
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