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Hi, I'm one week from the hospital I just found out I had type one diabetes, I was rushed to the ICU after passing out (And being dropped down the stairs my pinkie is still numb) I'm 13 years old and want to be a dietitian when I  grow up. I have been planning all my meals and figuring out the carbs. Going into keoacidosis was the scariest thing that has happened in my life, and it was on my dads birthday.

Welcome. You sound like a nice, positive person.

So glad you're okay.  That had to be really scary.

That's cool that you wanted to be a dietician.  Diabetes gives you a great education in nutrition and how food is used in the body.  

I'm really sorry about your diabetes diagnosis.  Know that while it isn't something we would choose, it won't ruin your life.  I've gone to college, traveled, worked different jobs, gotten married, and had a healthy child all while dealing with my diabetes.  

Take care and let us know if you have questions or problems that come up.

-Jenna