I Beat Diabetes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 34 People

    Taking Responsibility For Diabetes

         There are a few different kinds of diabetes, and there are many people who have it as children. There are very thin people who have it, and pregnant woman who develop it while pregnant. Aside from my complications with having hypothyroidism that went...
    kmils kmils
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Jul 12, 2006

    I've Never Had Diabetes, B...

    I've never had diabetes, but my dad has. He's been on the tablets 16 years and has only just gone onto insulin. He's thinks it's all down here from now. He's so negative. He also keeps telling me I might get diabetes. It worries me.
    themiget themiget
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 16, 2007


    This group and its stories are a misnomer....diabetes once contracted [gestational diabetes aside] is a permanent curse that one cannot beat.When first I needed insulin for control I actually tried eating JUST green string beans day after day as a dietary solution...it was too...
    freeed freeed
    66-70, M
    4 Responses Aug 26, 2011

    Concerned About My Father

    MY father has diabetes. It has messed up his feet and stomach. I am very worried about him because he also has a very diseased heart. The drs say he shouldn't be alive. It is only because of God that he is alive. Anyway, I was just wondering if any of you have any tips on things...
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2013

    There is a history of it in my family and my mom was just diagnosed with it so yeah if I get it I plan to beat it.
    dreamergirl dreamergirl
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2007
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