Published: Apr 11, 2011 3:28 PM EDT
Updated: Apr 11, 2011 12:28 PM EDT

Every year in the United States, 13,000 children are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and more than one million American kids and adults deal with the disease every day.

Diabetes is a chronic condition that requires close attention.

Here today to tell you about a walk coming up this Saturday to help raise money to fight type 1 diabetes is Gina Dengler.