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A good reason to be healthy...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Doris D Nov 11, 2011. 6 Replies

Hi I am new to this forum.. i have had two children in the last five years and at the age of 22 after 12 long rebelious years of this rotten disease i have discovered that i best start to look after…Continue

 

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"Hey I tried to message u but u will have to accept my fr first. I wanted to tell u that I've been a Type 1 for 38 years now and my daughter has been a Type 1 for 12 years just before Thanksgiving and if I can help u in anyway just come to my…"
Nov 11, 2011
Doris D replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
"Your looking at things right! Good for u!!! I've been a Type 1 since I was 10 and found that after I had my daughter's I started taking much better care of myself. I had a cousin who was a Type 1 when I got diagnosed but she's gone…"
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Kelly WPA replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
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smileandnod replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
"My story is very similar to others posting here. I'm type I for 25 years on MDI. I have one daughter, now in grad school. I had my share of rebellious years too but like you, jessstar, my motivation to take care of myself came when I realized…"
Nov 11, 2011
Korrie replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
"I hear you loud and clear, I too was in the same boat - well on the same roller coaster ride with injection and drop then eat and rise and injection.....And my A1C just kept inching up and up and my weight just kept inching up and up even with being…"
Nov 11, 2011
christy replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
"Hi, welcome, Im in my 28th year now...with 1 child and spent MANY years rebelling even though knowing better. By some stroke of luck I have managed to remain free of complications despite all my horrid ways. I have one son, he's 16. I too…"
Nov 11, 2011
acidrock23 replied to jessstar's discussion 'A good reason to be healthy...'
"Congratulations on deciding to make a change and welcome to the right place to find help and support/ coaching/ humor. I have had slightly different situation but have lost some weight and exercise in the name of vanity too. I am sort of addicted to…"
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A good reason to be healthy...

Hi I am new to this forum.. i have had two children in the last five years and at the age of 22 after 12 long rebelious years of this rotten disease i have discovered that i best start to look after my body as well as i can after all, I can't leave my babies with out a Mother. I'm here to hopefully get some help with my diabetes, my last hb1c was 8.4 and since the birth of my daughter a year ago i have strugguled to lose weight safely. I keep telling myself that its better to be healthy, forget…See More
Nov 11, 2011
jessstar replied to Brian Piccolo's discussion 'Diabetes is Mental'
"Hi I am new to this forum and this is the first post i have read. I recently started to take perscribed medication for depression, i have had two children in the last five years and at the age of 22 after 12 long rebelious years of this rotten…"
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"Welcome home Jess....... This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends ♥ Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and…"
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Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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September 3, 1999
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My name is Jess, I'm 22 years old and i have 2 beautiful children. A son, Harley who is nearly 5 and a daughter Lacey who has just Turned 1. I have a loving partner and a love hate relationship with my condition. Interested to talk to similar people as I have never met anyone else like me!

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At 4:23am on February 19, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESSSTAR!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a LONG while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 1:16pm on November 11, 2011, Doris D said…
Hey I tried to message u but u will have to accept my fr first. I wanted to tell u that I've been a Type 1 for 38 years now and my daughter has been a Type 1 for 12 years just before Thanksgiving and if I can help u in anyway just come to my page or message me. YOU CAN DO THIS!!! Just come here and ask anything u want to. Here at TuD most of us don't judge u we just want to help in any way we can.
At 5:59pm on October 12, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 8:35pm on October 10, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 3:07pm on October 10, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home Jess.......
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends ♥
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!
At 11:41am on October 10, 2011, Jeffrey said…
Jessstar, welcome to our Happy Diabetic Family. We are here to offer friendships, advice and support through this journey in life. Once again, WELCOME !!

At 8:48am on October 10, 2011, Marie B said…
hi Jess welcome! Please join our UK Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/unitedkingdom
At 8:19am on October 10, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. WELCOME!!!
At 8:17am on October 10, 2011, 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.
At 8:11am on October 10, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!! Any questions? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum where you will get a diversty of answers.
Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
 
 
 

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