I have a 2½ year old son and me and my husband are trying to have another now i am 21 and have had t1 diabetes sense i was 7 months old but i would like to hear some success stories and comments to help me concive again

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Comment by Marie B on December 31, 2012 at 12:18pm

neenee, please join this group
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/ohbaby

many type1 successful pregnancies.

Comment by renka on December 31, 2012 at 11:22pm
Neenee I saw you're earlier post about diabulimia. Are you sure you should be trying to conceive while struggling with this? I have struggled with this in the past and I know that crazy blood sugars go hand and hand and I'm sure I don't have to tell you that your sugars should be steady for at least 6 months before conceiving. Best of luck in getting this under control.
Comment by neenee vitollo on January 1, 2013 at 1:37am
Yes i know and as to why i am seeking help and support its helping alot more than i thought its been a few weeks now that i have been doing good i just hope i dont get discuraged
Comment by Lila on January 1, 2013 at 1:21pm

Pregnancy means you put on weight - this is normal and expected. And it means having to take a ton more insulin (1 unit to 1 gram carb in the last few months of my own pregnancy). From your other posts, it sounds like both of these things would be difficult for you. This is not meant to be a criticism - but a T1 pregnancy is really hard work. You really need to sort out these two really important issues before you think of trying to conceive.

Comment by renka on January 2, 2013 at 11:36am
Keep it up! It's hard!
Comment by neenee vitollo on January 2, 2013 at 5:54pm
@lila i know what it takes i have a 2½ year old lol and it was pretty easy after the first couple months.... @renka thankyou

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