Delwyn has known she has type 1 diabetes since she was 13 years old. Now, as a young mother with a family to look after, she is successfully juggling family responsibilities and managing her health.
Her condition was diagnosed when she and her mother became aware of changes that are recognised as symptoms of type 1 diabetes.
Symptoms of type 1 diabetes include -
Thirst, passing more urine, weight loss, very tired, mood changes
And may also include -
Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, skin infections, thrush, extreme hunger, poor concentration and performance.