The least of the successful Hermanos Jonas, Nick Jonas, just revealed that he was about to go into a coma before being formally diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, when he was only 13 years old.
In an interview with Cigar Amateur, the young singer estimated that he was only one day after entering a coma, because he had lost a lot of weight and had developed a craving for sugar soda.RELATED
“I was very close to the coma, about a day if I hadn't gone to the hospital. (…) I asked my parents: ‘Will I be fine?’ ”, revealed the 27-year-old artist, who is currently happily married to the actress Priyanka Chopra.
The musician explained that the first time he was examined by a doctor, blood sugar levels were 917, nine times higher than normal. “I was so worried that I was going to limit my ability to do all the things I wanted to do. I was very scared, it was a very big change in life ”he commented.
However, the interpreter of “Jealous” He learned over time that diabetes, a disease that causes the blood glucose level to be high, would not affect his life as drastically as he feared.
“I discovered very quickly that it is an easy disease to manage, as long as you are diligent”he assured.
But it is not the first time that the famous singer talks about his problem with the incurable disease and the impact that the diagnosis of it had on his life. Last September, Jonas explained in an interview to Insider how his fans have helped him (since he was diagnosed) giving him his support.
“The fact that I had to be open and honest about this with my fans really helped me feel that I am alone”, commented and added that his experience with diabetes was his inspiration to compose the issue of Hermanos Jonas, “A Little Bit Longer”.