Diagnosing Diabetes

Please note – I am not a health care professional and this article is written purely based on my experience and should not be used for diagnostic purposes. As I have grown up with a…

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Defined By Diabetes?

I was diagnosed with diabetes at 23 years old. I wasn’t a child any more. My student days were behind me. I had a mortgage and a real life grown up job. I was finally…

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Diabetes – 7 Weeks Postpartum

Coping with my type 1 diabetes throughout my pregnancy was a lot harder this time around. It didn’t come as easily as it did the first time around and, although I was still within the…

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A Little Pregnancy Update

As those of you who follow me on social media will know, I am currently in hospital having steroids and preparing to have the baby. I don’t have my laptop, nor WiFi, so this post…

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Third Trimester Complications

My first pregnancy was relatively smooth sailing. Although I had morning sickness, back pain and carpal tunnel, these are considered “normal” in pregnancy. Even a preterm labour wasn’t considered a huge concern as I was…

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