"Hey! I've been going to the gym for a year now and have made some gains but they are nowhere as close to my desired goal. I weighed 8 stone when I began and I now weigh 11. I do find I put on weight and muscle a lot slower than most guys but I…"
An open forum to discuss nutrition, routines and how to work with type 1 to fulfill your potential. Exercise routines and how to dose with insulin both with pump and MDI to avoid acute and latent-onset hypoglycaemia. Picture is me after a cut.
"Hi Nat! Don't know if you still come online but I was just reading through our old messages and was just wondering how life has been treating you and how you're getting on. Hope you're doing great :D"
"Hi Shoshana! Thank you so much for the warm and kind welcome. Wow 1936? That's a very long time ago and that's also back when there were not many options available in terms of treatment I'm guessing? You are a true fighter! A lot of…"
"I have no words. This blog covers every single one of my feelings. Beautiful post for a truly beautiful soul, now watching over us. I know you're reading this Pup, my love and prayers fly out to you my angel. <3"
"Dear Barbara (Pup), I am in tears. I am so sorry I was not here in your time of need. The guilt is intense right now! I wish I had known what you were going through. I am so heartbroken to have only NOW just discovered what happened. I will forever…"
"Hi Keyana, well firstly I'd like to welcome you to the site. I was diagnosed with type 1 Diabetes on the 29th of December 2012 so I basically spent the first 5 months of 2013, getting used to the disease. I was absolutely horrified when I was…"
Hey Iyaz, welcome to the club :D In reply to your query, I don't want to sound like everyone else but it does get better, I promise. And yeah, it's been a year for me but I'm still getting a hang of this. I do worry about the future, to be completely honest with you. But why worry when I really can't change anything except eat right and take care of myself. Do you want to know how I coped? I had this major rant on TuD about 6 months ago and that made me feel heaps better :D Check it out, I'm sure you're going through the same. And for now, just do what we all do here, no worries, just living one day at a time :) Feel free to message me any time you wanna talk.
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