A special dog for a little boy with diabetes. On the Morning Report

In 2015, four-year-old Liam Thomas was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. His sugar levels fluctuate throughout the day and night. To help avoid an emergency situation, his parents hope to get him a special kind of monitor. A diabetic alert dog. I told his story recently on the Morning Report.

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Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane was the health reporter on WCSH 6. Before that, a radiation therapist at Maine Medical Center and after, Manager of Marketing/PR at Mercy Hospital. She now hosts and produces the Catching Health podcast and writes the award-winning blog Catching Health with Diane Atwood.