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Re: [IPp] Weight Gain

How are her #s?  She may be on too much insulin which could cause weight
gain, so if her numbers are on the low side and she is in really tight
control she may be a little heavier than other T1s.
mom of Ryan 16yo dx 2/00 pumping 9/02
(in poor control and pretty lanky :( )
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Subject: Re: [IPp] Weight Gain

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> This is only my opinion...but I have never seen an overweight type 1
>  Diabetic. I always thought that type 1's were mostly on the lean side. I
> heard
> of kids gaining weight after being diagnosed or after finally getting good
>  control to make up for the pounds lost or not put on before diagnosis.
Again, I
> could be wrong, but this is what I've seen.  I wouldn't worry about the
> gain right now, I'd just be happy about having good control.
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