Changes I've mad esince using cgm

Changes I’ve Made Since Using a Continuous Glucose Monitor

About 6 weeks ago I was given a trial of a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) and because I was aware that I would only...
Travelling with Diabetes

Top 8 Tips for Travelling with Diabetes

Summer is here which can only mean one thing… travel time. With this in mind I thought it would be useful to share some...
How to Achieve Better Diabetes Management

How to Achieve Better Diabetes Management

Recently I have been thinking a lot about diabetes management and what was holding me back from fixing my stint of night time hypos...
The Perk of Living with Diabetes

The Perk of Living with Diabetes

The perk of living with diabetes came to me last week when I had a small operation on my left foot. Strange, but stay...
A Day Without my Insulin Pump

A Day without My Insulin Pump

24 hours without my insulin pump has taught me just how much appreciation I have for that little device. It makes everything so convenient,...
Carb Counting Tips for Diabetics

3 Carb Counting Tips for Diabetics

Carb counting tips for diabetics because carbs, carbs and more carbs – We're always counting them. 6 for protein coffee, 14 for a slice...

My New Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitor

My day started with a Leg / Ab session at the gym. Very short, about 40 minute, as I had some work to take...
What is Diabetes to You

What is Diabetes to You?

The textbook definition of Type 1 Diabetes is an “autoimmune disease that develops when the insulin-producing cells in the body have been destroyed and...
3 things diabetics should do everyday

3 Things Diabetics Should Do Everyday

Living with diabetes gives us a massive list of things to do, more than is possible to keep up with sometimes, but if you...

T1D and Obsession with Numbers

I’m writing this post because I think there is a strong link between T1D and obsession with numbers. I often see or hear people...