Living with diabetes
Ralph and Joan Koenig of Dickinson understand the challenges of living with diabetes.
Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 17, Ralph has experienced many of the complications of the disease including eye damage, loss of teeth and amputation of a big toe.
However, the Koenigs also appreciate the improvements of living with diabetes because of research.
"There's a great need -- we need every penny we can get for research," Joan said.
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