I am 16 and have been a type 1 diabetic since I was three. I started having problems with DKA and reoccuring Keytones when I was 13. My mom and doctor thought it was due to my period starting. I was on birthcontrol to help but I had a nonstop period for 4 weeks so they took me off that. I was in and out of the hospital for a year and a half with DKA, and two times pancreatitis. Ever since that time, we can not get my blood sugars under 200 and I frequently have moderate or large keytones when I wake up. We don't know what to do. My mom has taken me to lots of doctors and researches everything she can. I feel awful all the time. I don't have celiac or a thyroid problem. Does this sound familiar to anyone? I am really worried because I miss so much school I might not graduate. Even when I'm at school, I ususally feel bad.View Thread
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