I was quite impressed when I saw this insulin pump, seems to stand out from the ones currently around. I don’t doubt it will take a long time before it is available to us brits on the NHS, most likely because of the expense.
So today was a normal today, until I went to lunch with my friend Shelley. We met in our usual place, and had our usual lunch together. We got chatting about diabetes and the insulin pump, I was asking her some questions about the cannula’s.…
Well, as you may or may not know I am a Type 1 Diabetic. I feel there is not enough awareness around the differences between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. So I have written an article, hopefully, that will help to explain the differences and bring more awareness.
Posted in Diabetes Tagged Aventis, Blood Glucose, Diabetes, iBGStar, iPhone, Meter, Sanofi
Being an iPhone fan & a type 1 diabetic I was quite excited when I came across this product. I have heard rumours in the past about Blood glucose iPhone accesories but have never seen them be released.
Posted in Blog, Chit Chat, Diabetes Tagged C4, channel 4, Diabetes, the hospital, tv, Type 1
I was dreading but also looking forward to this programme, as i was intrigued as to how they portrayed us, but i also knew it might anger me. I didnt actually manage to watch it on the Monday night, but managed to catch up on wednesday night.
I thought I would chat about my Diabetes support group Circle D, run by my friend Shelley Bennett.
The mission and aim of Circle D is to support as many 18-30 year old’s with diabetes as possible. This can be through all sorts of different ways, such as Facebook, the forum, the website, the meetings or events.
Well saying I was dreading this run is an understatement!
It was hard, but I fought through it, with my Type 1 diabetic friend Shelley Bennett (She runs