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

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNQgVMndUdk] Recently I have been thinking a lot about diabetes management and what was holding me back from fixing my stint of night time...
The Perk of Living with Diabetes

The Perk of Living with Diabetes

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHIUg5vU8ac] The perk of living with diabetes came to me last week when I had a small operation on my left foot. Strange, but...
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...
Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

Night time lows, known as nocturnal hypoglycemia, have been happening to me a lot recently. Again! I’m not sure if it has to do...