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Fear of Complications
Hi everyone, I'm a new member on Juvenation. I'm 24 years old and have been living with T1 for 13 years. Throughout my time with diabetes, I have had normal fears and emotions that go with the package. But the reason I'm posting today (and why I joined in the first place) is because over...
22 May 2012
What Does Diabetes Look Like?
I have had the reaction from countless people when I tell them I'm diabetic of "You dont look diabetic" I don't look diabetic? What does that even mean? What does diabetes look like? Should I have a bottle of insulin growing out of my head? Should I have a syringe hanging out of my...
17 May 2012
When Will We Cure Type 1 Diabetes? Free new report at www.diaTribe.us/cure
Hey All, My name is Adam and I work for diaTribe (www.diatribe.us), an online newsletter for people with diabetes. I just wanted to let all of you know that we've just released a new report, Targeting a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes: How Long Will We Have to Wait ? It's available as a free download...
12 Jul 2011
Help Others Understand: share your perspective
I'm a resident assistant for a college dorm and a type one diabetic. I'm doing a informative board on diabetes and how to be more understanding about it. So my questions to you out there: What is something that you never want to hear someone say to you again about your diabetes? What is one thing...
14 Oct 2009
Re: How much do you love your pump--today ?
10 My daughter loves her pump. she has had it for 3yrs. the first yr she didnt wear it to much anxiety. now she adds the insulin and everything. almost as much about it as i do. Another thing I like about it there is that the meter that she has automatically once she takes her blood sugar shoots the...
4 Oct 2009
Overwhelmed, Feel so alone, and want to Cry.....
My 2 year old Daughter was Diagnosed with Type 1 on May 25,2009. I'm just feeling so alone because I'm a single mom and have no help at home. And I feel I have no one to talk to about anything that I am feeling. Also I feel that my co-workers are sick of me talking about it. Thinking,"Well...
17 Jun 2009
Needing help with lows
I am new to Diabetes, I'm 14 yrs old i was diagnosed on November 28th 2008 and am getting lows, but i cant always tell, i notice that when i'm low i usually get really hot and my hands shake, but sometimes nothing happens, i had a 48, and i felt fine... but then BAM!! i couldnt stop my leg from...
21 Dec 2008
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