Celebrity Health

20 Celebrities with Type 1 Diabetes

18. Melanie Stephenson

At age 13, British sprinter Melanie Stephenson was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. She first started running as a way to keep herself fit, but she eventually competed in national and international contests. She now uses an insulin pump, but it hasn't stopped her from achieving national titles. 

Photo source: Day 7 - Olympic Torch Relay by Visit Wales