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Latest Blog Posts
Feb 21

Diabetes and the flu......not a great combo!

So this morning, I woke up with:

  • A piercing head ache
  • A blocked nose that was running like a tap...
  • Aches all over my body as if I had done a full body workout for hours on end (and that is something I love to do)
  • Toothache from blocked sinuses (who would have thought?!)
  • An intense feeling of lethargy and zero energy

.....even though these sound like the symptoms of a common cold, trust me this was much more intense than a common cold....I couldn't even bring myself to...

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Feb 9

Diabulimia


In 2008 I finally got up the courage to go travelling – I had always let my diabetes stop me from doing things like that. It was a massive step for me to leave home for that length of time with a rucksack half full of clothes and half full of needles, insulin and test strips. It wasn’t easy, and there were days when I couldn’t get out of bed due to my sugars being through the roof. However, I dealt with it, sometimes with 10 injections a day!!, and ended up having the most...

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Feb 9

Newly Diagnosed

Have you recently been diagnosed with T1 or T2 diabetes?

Well we have created this blog to provide you with all the relevant information you need to come to terms with the condition, from our first-hand experience.

If you are confused and in need of advice from us both, please click here to sign up to our Forum, whereby you will have all of your questions answered and have the opportunity to network with other diabetics.

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