Diabetes Week 2018

#TalkAboutDiabetes It’s Diabetes Week 2018 (11th-17th June) and we want everyone to #TalkAboutDiabetes! Having diabetes is not an easy ride, in fact it’s a very serious condition that needs to be monitored and assessed every moment of the day. It’s like taking on another full time job to be honest! Or, if you’re self employedContinue reading “Diabetes Week 2018”

What do you actually know?

This past week has been a very interesting one for me when it comes to diabetes. Yes, interesting, exciting, and challenging. Let’s start at the very beginning… So, last week some of the wonderful Diabetes UK team Ethan, Jon and Ben popped round to my flat to film a new video. (I did briefly mention thisContinue reading “What do you actually know?”

Have you got the good or bad Diabetes?

When telling people that I’m diabetic, I’m sometimes faced with the question; “do you have the good or bad one?” My internal response to that is always a huge sigh of exasperation, however on the outside I hold it together and reply “there is no good or bad type of diabetes.” Being diabetic is notContinue reading “Have you got the good or bad Diabetes?”

It’s Hypo Awareness Week!

Hope everyone is having a good week so far! I’ve come down with a stonking cold so have been feeling rather pants for the past 2 days. Hopefully I will be sorted out rather soon and back to my normal self! Definitely indulging myself in a face mask and glass of wine currently though (youContinue reading “It’s Hypo Awareness Week!”