Cindy Terrell http://redriverradio.org en East Texas nonprofit trains service dogs for people with diabetes and autism http://redriverradio.org/post/east-texas-nonprofit-trains-service-dogs-people-diabetes-and-autism <p>Ten families from California to New York will gather later this month at Lake Sam Rayburn in Brookeland, Texas, to meet their newest family members. Ten British Labradors have finished a year of training to become certified diabetic alert dogs. They alert Type 1 diabetics when their blood sugar level&nbsp;is in a dangerous range. If not properly monitored, a diabetic can quickly become ill to the point of critical condition.</p><p></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:37:51 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 30308 at http://redriverradio.org East Texas nonprofit trains service dogs for people with diabetes and autism