Diabetes was in the news again this week as the New York Times reported how dietary surgery could benefit those living with type 2 diabetes. But in every story, there is always one missing voice. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Luis Giraldo brings us the story of 3 University of Florida students to whom diabetes is nothing new.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPdiabetesfinalDLfinal.mp3]
The Meachums founded Xtraordinary Joy, a non-profit group, in 2016 "to raise funds that will promote clinical interventions, therapies and care opportunities for children afflicted by never-before-studied X chromosome deletions."