Power pair Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas walk on the red carpet with Amber Heard, Elle Fanning, Julianne Moore and Richard Madden (May 18) for the Chopard party.
Priyanka Chopra tells how living with husband Nick Jonas is, who is a Type 1 diabetic. The 37-year-old actress described on Tuesday in "The View" how much she admires Jonas' commitment to his health.
"When we got married for the first time, I could not close my brain to the fact that he knew when his sugar fell off, even when he slept," she said. "He feels it."
Although she trusts Jonas' "crazy discipline" in monitoring his blood sugar, Chopra confessed that she "woke up in the middle of the night" to make sure her husband is fine.
She also praised the 27-year-old Jonas, who did not allow his disturbance to affect his life.
"He lives the greatest possible life," she said. "He's not attached to anything, he's doing sports, he's touring, he's living an incredible life and it's so inspiring to see."
This passion to live life to the fullest inspired Jonas to found It Beyond Type 1, a non-profit organization dedicated to diabetes education, advocacy, and the path to healing.
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"He wanted to show people that," said Chopra. "Even if you have type 1 diabetes, it does not mean your life needs to be different, you can enjoy it to the fullest and it's so inspiring for me."
According to Mayo Clinic, type 1 diabetes is an illness chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin. Although there is no cure, "the treatment focuses on controlling blood sugar levels with insulin, diet and lifestyle to prevent complications."
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