Coping With Diabetes In The Heat

It is a bit of a running joke among those of us in the diabetes community that the way something will affect your blood sugar is dependant on the way the wind is blowing. You…

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Day Of Diabetes

Type 1 diabetes is a hidden condition for most. You won’t see the affects on their body, the toll it takes both mentally and physically can be really draining. I am regularly told that I am…

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4 Years Of Type 1 Diabetes

Tomorrow marks 4 years of living with Type 1 Diabetes. On the 25th February 2013 at around 10:30 am I received the phone call that was to change almost every aspect of my life. One…

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8 Tips for Coping With Diabetes In Pregnancy

In the past I have written about my experience of Type 1 diabetes in pregnancy. That post really focussed on what happened for me, but everyones diabetes is different, as is every pregnancy. There is…

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In Our House……

In our house….. blood is shed daily. In our house….. the medicine that keeps you alive also has the power to kill you. In our house….. we count carbs, not calories. In our house….. meals…

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