Usher opens up about his son’s struggle with type 1 diabetes.

The singer’s seven-year-old son, Usher Raymond V (aka “Cinco”), was diagnosed last year and it’s been quite an adjustment for all of them.

Usher told People on the red carpet of the JDRF‘s Promise Ball, which aimed to raise awareness and money for research and a cure, “There’s been some difficult moments. But, having dealt with it on a daily basis, I have a great deal of understanding of what people have to deal with. It’s personal.”

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