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Discussion in 'Young People/Adults' started by keishamarie, Apr 13, 2020.

  1. keishamarie

    keishamarie Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I'm a 23 year old female, been diabetic now for 13 years.

    I'm just wondering if anyone the same age or there a outs want to talk I find it hard when it comes to talking about diabetes because I don't know any others!
     
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  2. KesLouise

    KesLouise LADA · Well-Known Member

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    Hey just thought I’d drop a message. I’m a little older at 32 but happy to chat anytime :)
     
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  3. Jaylee

    Jaylee Type 1 · Moderator
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    Hi,

    Not me.. Wrong gender wrong age. (Though, do remember "being the only D in the village.")

    However, I can tag in @MeiChanski , to say hello. (met her at a T1 meet up. & glad I did.)
     
  4. Matt_Harman

    Matt_Harman Type 1 · Active Member

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    Hi @keishamarie , Welcome to the forum!

    I'm always happy to chat anytime :) I'm also T1 but only diagnosed in May last year so not sure how much help I can be!
     
  5. david.ed.bullock

    david.ed.bullock Type 1 · Active Member

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    Hey I am interested in keeping in touch to help support and encourage one another. Feel free to message me :) I am 30yrs old and have had diabetes for 24 years nearly 25! x
     
  6. Ash92

    Ash92 Type 1 · Newbie

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    Hi guys - I’m Ashlea, 27 and got diagnosed at 20 with T1 Really been struggling with it for a while - but finally making changes .

    Would’ve really helped if I’d known more people my age who had it. So always happy to chat and support!
     
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    Rylando88 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hiya, I’m a bit older - 31 but I wouldn’t exactly call myself “mature” or “adult” haha! But happy to have a gab if you fancy it :) been type 1 since I was 10 years old!
     
  8. MeiChanski

    MeiChanski Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Oh sorry, I just saw this. Not quite young, but I’m a few years older. I’m happy to chat if you are around
     
  9. KansasCute

    KansasCute Type 2 · Member

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    Hi, I’m a little older, but in my heart I’m always 23, I will be glad to support you!
     
  10. Ross94

    Ross94 Type 1 · Member

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    I'm 25 years old, diagnosed about two weeks ago. Happy to chat :)
     
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