9-year-old boy with type 1 diabetes surprised with life-saving diabetes alert dog

Eli Morgan, 9, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in November.

18.5.2019

9-year-old boy with type 1 diabetes surprised with life-saving diabetes alert dog.

Eli Morgan, 9, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in November.

Polar will be specially trained to smell Eli's scent and be able to notice changes in his blood sugar. Those changes can be life or death for a person with type 1 diabetes, a chronic condition in which the body can't make insulin, the hormone that regulates blood sugar.

For someone like Eli with type 1 diabetes, a missing drop in their glucose can end up becoming a matter of life and death if hypoglycemia, the medical term for low blood sugar, sets in, according to ABC News' chief medical contributor Dr. Jennifer Ashton. Symptoms of hypoglycemia can include confusion, blurred or impaired vision, seizures -- and if not treated immediately it can lead to death.

Having a trained dog like Eli soon will with Polar does not mean that a person with diabetes can stop monitoring their blood glucose levels, Ashton warns. It's incredibly important to remember that these dogs provide an added layer of protection, but it's still important to continue careful and diligent monitoring in case the dog ever does miss a sign.

"It's a team," Tarro told"GMA.""You need to have trust ... a great deal of trust with your partner."

Read more: ABC News

I hope _s_i_v_a_n_a aka the person who promoted animal cruelty will not harass this dog I hope _s_i_v_a_n_a will not harass that dog I have diabetes- will my dogs live up to that? I’m going to say no.

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EU fines five banks $1.2 billion for foreign exchange rigging Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland were fined a com... How many fines will follow to raise governments bank accounts? I find it curious that they keep breaking the law and keep getting fined. At what point do these bankers get sent to jail? Maybe for stealing a pack of cigarettes? The EU continue to take us, even its own citizens and European bank customers, for Morons. Really. 🙄 Banks FinancialLaws EuropeanBanks Corruption EU Europe International

EU fines Barclays, Citi, JP Morgan, MUFG and RBS $1.2 billion for FX rigging Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland were fined a com... The biggest fraudsters in the business. Wonder why they oppose crypto currency 👈🤪 That sucks This is huge. But likely we will not hear of it again after a week. Big banks get away with a lot.

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