April 18, 2017
Samantha, 19, is pregnant and a type 1 diabetic. She says that once she learned she was carrying a child, she started taking care of herself and managing her disease. She says she quit smoking and has only had one glass of wine during her pregnancy.
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Her mother, Krystina, however, claims her daughter has not been taking care of herself, and she fears Samantha and her unborn grandchild could potentially die as a result of what she calls Samantha’s negligence.
In the video above, Dr. Phil asks the teen how she has been managing the risks associated with type 1 diabetes. When her mom hears the answers, she confronts her daughter.
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On Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil, see what the ultrasound results reveal about Samantha’s unborn child. And, can Dr. Phil get to the bottom of what is really going on with Krystina and Samantha’s tumultuous relationship? Check here to see where you can watch.