10 Celebrities With Diabetes

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Eric Paslay
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8. Eric Paslay
Type 1 diabetes
If you’re a country music fan, you’ve probably heard of Paslay, a Nashville-based platinum-selling singer and songwriter. After starting to play guitar at age 15, Paslay knew by 18 that music was his path. A longtime advocate for people living with Type 1, Paslay was diagnosed in 1993 at age 10, after his grandmother, a nurse’s assistant, noticed him drinking too many fluids. But having Type 1 diabetes hasn’t slowed down his busy schedule.

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