Type 1 diabetes

NINJABETIC – A perfect appointment?

23rd June 2017

One of my biggest challenges of the past few months has been making time for a positive change when it comes to my diabetes. I’ll happily do all of the daily activities such as blood ...

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Schools urged to show type 1 diabetes cartoon

28th April 2017

Secondary schools around the UK are being encouraged to show a cartoon about type 1 diabetes during Diabetes Week in June. The animation is based on Type 1 Origins, which is a comic book that was ...

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NINJABETIC – Take a break

20th April 2017

A few months ago I wrote about the importance of being selfish when you need to be, not in the way that may cause upset or hurt to myself or others, but more of a self-soothing, self-management ...

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The Big Interview – Nicola Lewis

17th March 2017

Nicola Lewis has been a DSN for nearly 19 years and had lived and breathed diabetes in her professional life. However, she was forced to deal with it personally, when her young daughter Olivia ...

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