- Nick Jonas recognized with the illness on today 16 years in the past
- “I was thirteen, playing shows with my brothers,” wrote the singer
- “I knew in my gut that something wasn’t right,” he added
Nick Jonas, in “honor of National Diabetes Month,” recalled what he went by way of when he was recognized with the illness on the age of 13 on today 16 years in the past in an Instagram submit on Wednesday. The singer-actor, who has been coping with diabetes for the previous 16 years, wrote: “Today resonates with me personally because it’s the 16th anniversary of my diagnosis. I was thirteen, playing shows with my brothers… And I knew in my gut that something wasn’t right, so I went to my parents and told them I needed to see the doctor. After going over my symptoms, my pediatrician informed me that I had Type 1 diabetes. All the symptoms were in line with an undiagnosed Type 1” and added, “I was devastated – frightened… Did this mean my dream of touring the world and playing our music had to end?”
“But I was committed, just like I always have been, to not letting it slow me down. There are tough days but I have an incredible support system I can rely on to help me push through and not be hard on myself when I’m feeling low,” added the 29-year-old singer.
Reacting to Nick Jonas’ submit, his father Kevin Jonas commented: “We will never forget that day. You inspire us all. Love you.” Nick Jonas’ spouse and actress Priyanka Chopra additionally dropped a coronary heart eye and a clapping icon for him within the feedback part.
Read Nick Jonas’ submit right here:
In an interview with diabetes organisation Beyond Type 1, Nick Jonas shared how Priyanka Chopra has been serving to him cope with diabetes. “Having a partner that is loving and supportive and thoughtful in that way is really important. And I’m really grateful for that,” he mentioned within the interview.
Nick Jonas performs along with his brothers Joe and Kevin Jonas underneath their rock band The Jonas Brothers. He has additionally labored in a few films.
Nick married Priyanka Chopra in a Christian and a Hindu ceremony in Jodhpur’s Umaid Bhawan Palace on December 1 and a couple of in 2018. They live in California.