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How likely is it to have a type 1 kid? I want to have kids but I feel like they are doomed to have type 1 like me. Do you have kids? Do any have T1 too?

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type 1 diabetes
I monitored my glucose levels during pregnancy very close. I have no idea what my A1C was 24 years ago, but due to the diabetes my baby weighed 9.4 oz.

type 1 diabetes
Peoria, AZ
I have been type 1 diabetic since 13 years old have two beautiful daughters that are diabetes free 1 is 16 what is 5

type 1 diabetes
Type 1 here with 7 teen or adult children. All free of diabetes. Also have 5 grandchildren who are free of diabetes. Go for it.

Supporting a child: type 1 diabetes
Coconut Creek, FL
My cousin is T1 and his son was diagnosed with diabetes at 6 months old.

type 1 diabetes
Rockwood, TN
I’m Type one and my daughter doesn’t have it

type 1 diabetes
Lebanon, IN
It is more likely to have a child that is T1 if the father is diabetic.

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