Hi, I'm Laura, and have had type 1 diabetes since I was 9 years old (I am now 21). I have struggled with diabulimia for about a year and a half, but have had very poor control over my diabetes for years before that as well. I went to the doctor yesterday and my a1c was over 14. I'm just in a place of hopelessness right now...managing diabetes is hard, and on top of that, half the time I don't even want to manage it due to diabulimia. Is there anyone else out there in a similar situation? Even if you don't struggle with the eating disorder portion of it, I would love to have some people to connect to who understand what it's like to live with diabetes, and possibly even set up some sort of accountability system? Right now I don't know anyone with type 1 diabetes, and just feel utterly alone...View Thread
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