- A trip to a local doctor gave Oren Liebermann the diagnosis that would change his life
- Diabetes is one of the fastest-growing diseases in the United States
- It may require more planning, but diabetes is not a reason to say "no" to any experience
Oren Liebermann is CNN's Jerusalem correspondent and author of "The Insulin Express: One Backpack, Five Continents, and the Diabetes Diagnosis That Changed Everything."
(CNN)I made the most important decision of my life because of diabetes.