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How old were you when you were diagnosed?

Discussion in 'Diabetes Discussions' started by Giverny, Mar 25, 2013.

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How old were you when you were diagnosed?

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  8. 51-60

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  9. 60+

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  1. Thom

    Thom · Member

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    T1......29 years old (3 years ago now). Everyone knew but me apparently!

    Doctor at the time suggested it either happened during a viral infection or a prolonged period of stress (which seems more likely when i think back to the job i had at the time!)
     
  2. mrman

    mrman Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    type 1 ~ diagnosed at 33, now 35

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    billybadger Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Emilycbrown123 · Member

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    I was only 3 years old when I was diagnosed but remember most of it was a very weird thing to experience at that young age x


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    Jojo1972 Type 1 · Newbie

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    I was 6 years. Type 1. Now 40.
     
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    T1 diagnosed at age 11, now 31.
     
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    Diagnosed in Jan this year T1 at 45. Docs say probably brought on by stress of breaking my shoulder & arm on boxing day.


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  13. jdizzy74

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    Type 1, diagnosed when I was 8, had it 34years!! Can still remember the day I was diagnosed and screaming with my first injection!!

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    Type 1 diagnosed this Jan at 27
     
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    Dougal Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I was 13. Type 1
     
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    JosieMorton123 · Newbie

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    HelenQueen Type 1 · Newbie

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    55 type 1, a real shock!
     
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    Diagnosed at 8. Type 1. I'm 24 now.


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    32 last march, almost been a year now.type 1.
    Knew I had it after a google search had all symptoms, was expecting to be on tablets as was ignorant to the whole thing. Was put on insulin. Hey ho life goes on, hasn't really stopped me doing anything. If anything Im more healthy as watch what I eat, do more gym and don't drink cider much anymore.


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  20. buckmr2

    buckmr2 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Diagnosed aged 4 years old in 1972
    Been on insulin ever since I can remember

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