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  1. Community Introductions
    Hi, everybody! I'm a 29 year-old female who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes last year. I have always been overweight-obese, except for the year-ish period leading up to my diagnosis when I had slowly melted down to a ~normal~ weight. Since my diagnosis, I have gotten my blood sugar under...
  2. Anorexia Discussions
    i was diagnosed with anorexia nervosa in 2018, and diagnosed with type 1 diabetes last summer. i feel so alone, i have looked up so many key words in the search bar so many times to see if i am alone on this, and it seems i am. i know about diabulimia but that's not what i have. i just want...
  3. Other recognized eating disorders
    Has anyone successfully switched from omitting insulin to restricting? I really want to receive tips on how to do it without gaining A LOT of weight back, because that always makes me fail. It would be really helpful to hear someone's experiences.
  4. Other recognized eating disorders
    I wasn't really able to find information on the most effective ways to do this anywhere else, so I'm posting it here. For those of you with diabulimia (the restriction of insulin in order to lose weight), what have you found that works the best? And how long were you able to go without...
  5. Other recognized eating disorders
    So today was a bad day, i ate 2368 calories :mellow: but 1344 of the calories were from ice cream and mostly sugar, I'm diabulimic & didn't inject any insulin, is there a rough way to know how many of those calories I didn't absorb? (eg. what percent of that sugar is lost peeing etc) I feel...
  6. EDNOS Discussions
    Hi I'm type 1 diabetic and have have had an eating disorder since I was a young child, I do not have diabulimia how ever because I'm too obsessive about my blood sugar levels BUT.... In the last few weeks I haven't had the motivation to look after myself and keep my bloods healthy and inject...
  7. Illness or Injury
    So I’ve been type 1 for 8 years I’ve dabbled with bulimia and diabulimia (restricting insulin to lose weight) for 6/7 of those years. My most recent a1c was 6.5% which is pretty amazing for a young girl with type1. I’ve only managed it by restricting my food and religiously inputting my food...
  8. Other recognized eating disorders
    I dion't know what to do or how to accept that recovery means gaining weight like this... A ''healthy'' weight will never look healthy to me, it looks revolting and I feel sick even looking at myself, I've literally been avoiding the shower just so I don't have to look at the fat. I had a...
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