I Am Type 1 Diabetic

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    And pregnant! This is my second pregnancy

    but my son is 7 years old so it's been a little while! Also, sugar level control is a little harder to keep between 4. And 8.5. Today had a high of 16.1 that lasted a couple of hours before it was in the safe region again :(. Anybody else? Also, any mothers who had a few high...
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    Oct 19, 2014

    Its that time of year again,

    Yes I want to shoot up and EAT the entire Halloween Candy Isle at Walmart ! Confessions of a Type 1 Diabetic !
    davidmuhn davidmuhn
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 22, 2014

    Fall in the Hudson Valley,

    yes I broke down and got Doughnuts. I got Coffee instead of Cider but it was nice to eat something that reminded me of my childhood. I have been a Type 1 Diabetic for so long my Blood sugar didn't go up at all. Moderation I guess. Now I have to get through the night and not eat...
    davidmuhn davidmuhn
    46-50, M
    Oct 19, 2014

    Todays Hospital Visit

    I went to the hospital today to get fit for compression stockings at their occupational therapy centre. I have diabetic neuropathy. Severe pain in my feet that will not go away, and severe swelling in them and my legs to the point that it hurts to walk. I am on pills, 2 kinds...
    djjohnson3 djjohnson3
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2013

    2011 last week of 6th grad I got really sick.

    My parents thought it was the flu so i stayed home from school but I was going to the bathroom frequently so my teacher called my dad to ask if i could be tested to see what was going on, well it was the weekend; my brother got sick but he got better by Monday. I went to school...
    Ladybug0724 Ladybug0724
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 25, 2015

    my blood sugar is low

    and I don't wanna move. RIP
    kanissen kanissen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2016

    We are conducting an anonymous,

    online survey about personal relationships and health in young adults. You are eligible to participate if you (a) have been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes >1 year ago by a medical professional, b) are between 18 & 35, (c) have been in a dating, cohabitating, or marital...
    alexasch alexasch
    26-30, F
    Nov 9, 2015

    I have type 1 diabetes.

    I accept it but it still sucks.The stupid obnoxious questions people ask like." isn't it annoying to take so many needles all the time ? " I mean i can get used to the needles,pokings,blood tests even things like every blister is a potential infection i have gridgingly come to...
    dinorexasaurus dinorexasaurus
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2013
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