Mike Durbin was 24 years old when he was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and congestive heart failure on December 29, 2008. Mike is very open about his fight with type 2 diabetes and CHF, and welcomes any opportunity to share his story. He blogs about it at My Diabetic Heart and has been featured in Diabetic Living Magazine and USA Today. Mike firmly believes that there is no shame in having diabetes or CHF, and hopes that by sharing his story, he will inspire others to fight on, and live their life to the fullest. www.mydiabeticheart.com
Sara Nicastro was diagnosed with diabetes in February of 2003, the week before her birthday during her senior year of college. She writes at MomentsofWonderful.com.