UNCG student athlete won’t let type 1 diabetes slow him down

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GREENSBORO. N.C. -- He says, too often he meets young people who think diabetes has to hold them back.

He's proving that the word "can't" has no place in their vocabulary.

Jordy Kuiper is a stand-out forward/center on UNCG’s men's basketball team.

He says living with type 1 diabetes has been a blessing not a curse.

FOX8’s Natalie Wilson reports.

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