June 18, 2009
Posted: 03:30 PM ET
16-year-old Nick Jonas was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 13.
The youngest memeber of the Jonas Brothers has teamed up with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, and will be testifying before Congress next week to raise awareness and request additional research funds.
He'll also be participating in the JDRF Children's Congress in Washington next week.
To learn more, go to www.jdrf.org/nickjonas
From around the web
Go Behind The Scenes
LARRY KING LIVE'S Emmy-winning Senior Executive Producer Wendy Walker knows what it takes to make a great story.
With anecdotes, provocative emails, scandals, show transcripts and insights into Walker's long working relationship with Larry King, her new book PRODUCER issues readers an invitation to listen in on the most intriguing conversations on the planet.