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Just diagnosed with T1

Started this discussion. Last reply by drsoosie Mar 10, 2012. 11 Replies

Hello everyone,Like it says in the header - I was just diagnosed (not even a month ago). I am sure you guys heard it all and went through it yourselves. I won't bore you with my nightmares. What I…Continue


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mattyB replied to Jakub's discussion 'Hi all and sorry for the PM' in the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training
"Since my diet is mostly protein and fat based, I try not to eat carbs before working out. The nice thing about the CF workouts is that they are at most 30 minutes in length (though high intensity no doubt) so your need to fuel your body with carbs…"
Jun 6, 2012
Jakub replied to Jakub's discussion 'Hi all and sorry for the PM' in the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training
"mattyB, What do you use for carbs before workout? Nofty, I'll look at your site, thx"
Jun 5, 2012
mattyB replied to Jakub's discussion 'Hi all and sorry for the PM' in the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training
"Yep...Paleo and primal are basically the same thing. Protein and Fat rich are what helps build your muscles."
Jun 4, 2012
Jakub replied to Jakub's discussion 'Hi all and sorry for the PM' in the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training
"mattyB, Thanks for the response and sorry it took me so long to respond! I've been away from the computer. I'll look into Pure Protein. Time to get something good. I am also looking into crossfit. It's just so expensive, man! As to…"
Jun 4, 2012
Jakub replied to ☆★ BabyGirl ☆★'s discussion 'How Old?'
"35. Almost 4 months ago and it still sucks!"
Jun 4, 2012
mattyB replied to Jakub's discussion 'Hi all and sorry for the PM' in the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training
"Hi Jaktob, I have found that Pure Protein powder works the best for me. There is alot of stuff out in the market with unnecessary extras and added sugar. Look on the back labels...i believe Pure Protein has 1g of sugar per 25g of protein. Just be…"
May 31, 2012
Jakub updated their profile
May 30, 2012
Jakub added a discussion to the group T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training

Hi all and sorry for the PM

Hi again guys. First of all, sorry for the private message I sent to all of you. Haven't figured out the site yet ;)I just wanted to find out whether you guys know about a super low carb protein shakes at reasonable prices?Thanks.See More
May 30, 2012
Jakub joined SuFu, Ph.D.'s group

T1DM Powerlifting, Bodybuilding and High Intensity Training

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.
May 30, 2012
Jakub joined Sara's group

Athletic Diabetics

For all you athletes with diabetes (or wannabe athletes!) - a place to exchange workout tips and encouragement.
May 27, 2012
Jakub joined Phishery's group

Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group

This is a group for anyone that is using Dr. Bernstein's Diabetes Solution in full or in part (using a very low carb diet of around 30g/day) to manage their diabetes.
May 27, 2012
Jakub joined Mathew's group

OmniPod Users

This group is dedicated to giving OmniPod users a place to discuss and share our experiences so that we may grow and help each other "make diabetes a smaller part of our lives."Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles…See More
May 10, 2012
Jakub joined Cheryl (aka - Superfox)'s group

Primal/Paleo for Diabetes

A forum for people who are managing their health (and diabetes) through a primal/paleo nutrition plan. Open to whatever type of diabetes you may have.
Mar 24, 2012
Jakub and Walshie are now friends
Mar 12, 2012
drsoosie replied to Jakub's discussion 'Just diagnosed with T1'
"I was like you in the beginning looking for support groups in the area. But what I found the most helpful were sites like this and Diabetes Daily. I have made life long friendships from these sites and talk to some of the people I have met outside…"
Mar 10, 2012
Jakub replied to renka's discussion 'Southern Mass Type 1' in the group US - Northeast Diabetes
"Hi. I just got diagnosed and I'm looking for other diabetics to get some info and start living outdoors again... Are there any support groups in the area? Have a great day! Jakub"
Mar 10, 2012

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
I would like to get some help learning about and managing diabetes
Date diagnosed
February 10, 2012
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Tell us more about you (optional)
I was just diagnosed with Type 1 and, to be honest, my world has just collapsed. I am doing a pretty good job managing my BG but everything is so confusing now. I'm just looking to talk to people and learn about diabetes...

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At 1:04pm on March 9, 2012, Marie B said…
At 2:21pm on March 4, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Jakub...
your diagnosis date is so's it all going?
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 8:42am on March 4, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, Jakub!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 5:01am on March 4, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Jakub. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 7:09pm on February 28, 2012, Jim Roach said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes Jakub!

At 9:45pm on February 27, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 3:58pm on February 27, 2012, Jakub said…

Thank you, guys. It's been unbelievably crazy... Lots to learn, lots to learn...

At 2:32pm on February 27, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our very caring and supportive family. Much valuable information can be found here. I lived in Lexington many years and was an Educator. WELCOME!!!

At 1:38pm on February 27, 2012, Marie B said…

hello and welcome to TuDiabetes!

Glad you found us right away. please let me know if you have any questions about our community. I've had it a long time and nothing has helped me as much as being a member here.

At 1:06pm on February 27, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.




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