My Life as a Pancreas
My Life as a Pancreas
Reflections on Raising a Child With Diabetes

Priscilla Call Essert - a mother of a child with diabetes -  chronicles the
trials and tribulations of discovering her young son has juvenile diabetes  
in an upbeat manner that is inspirational to all parents, especially those
with children who have serious medical conditions.

The book, first released in August of 2006, is now available on,, or

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