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Young Adults with Diabetes


Young Adults with Diabetes

This is diabetics who are young adults (18-29).

Members: 664
Latest Activity: Apr 2

Diabetes Forum

Drinking cocktails with Type 1

Started by Cate. Last reply by Michelle Apr 1. 4 Replies

New to this site from CT!

Started by Type1Mel. Last reply by joey Mar 13. 4 Replies

marriage and type 1 diabeties..

Started by Anand. Last reply by dr.hema Nov 4, 2014. 7 Replies

Live chat announcement

Started by swisschocolate May 24, 2014. 0 Replies


Started by Demonicyouth. Last reply by Francesca Nov 3, 2013. 8 Replies

Pharmacy Frustrations.....

Started by wyandtr. Last reply by ashleypfuntner Aug 13, 2013. 8 Replies

How do I gain weight?

Started by Rashard. Last reply by Toddy Jul 7, 2013. 5 Replies

Scary Moment

Started by Alexandria. Last reply by qnsgrl May 25, 2013. 12 Replies

When to disclose?

Started by Alexandria. Last reply by Jax May 10, 2013. 4 Replies

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Comment by Kati * on September 13, 2010 at 2:47pm
hi all :) nice to meet everyone.
Comment by kat on August 23, 2010 at 2:36am
YAYA. Young diabetic people!! So aweSome to be part of this little Crew hehe.
Comment by KaffyJay on August 19, 2010 at 4:39pm
hey guys - Kathy here I'm 19 and from the UK (wales to be precise) and I've had diabetes for 10 years... ten looooong years lol anyone else from the UK here?
Comment by sammy on August 12, 2010 at 11:08am
Hi, i'm 20, and have diabetes 11 years, i'm very active, i was in Thailand this summer doing thai boxing so i don't find diabetes too much of a burden.
Comment by Kristen on July 5, 2010 at 4:11pm
Hi Everyone, Sorry I havent been managing this group well, I been having my own health battles. I hope everyone is having a great summer (or winter if your on the other half of the world).
Comment by Tyler Collins on June 6, 2010 at 3:08pm
hey all im Tyler ive had type one for 3 years, im 25 and looking to talk to some people my age and maybe in my area, let me know if your around upstate NY, have fun...
Comment by Jen on April 8, 2010 at 9:31am
Hey Everyone!

We're looking for young adults with Type 1 interested in joining us for a series of hiking adventures in Western Canada!

Check it out:

(Special thanks to TuDiabetes for allowing us to post this!)
Comment by Andrew on February 15, 2010 at 7:30pm
Hey everybody. Just found out about this site. Hoping to receive some good info. I'm a type 1 and have been for over 9 years.
Comment by Bitter-Sweet on February 13, 2010 at 11:15pm
Hey, I just turned 32 and I consider myself a young adult too! I was recently diagnosed with Type II.
Comment by Kerstyann on February 12, 2010 at 10:28pm
So excited to find a group of people my age that know the "joys" of our everyday lives. Hope everyone has a great weekend!!!

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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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