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On day one of my Type 1 diabetes diagnosis, I was told diabetes should not stop me doing what I want. I have tried to live my life with that in mind. I have walked up to 40,000 feet in the Nepalese Himalayas, sailed across the Channel, canoed down the River Wye, rock climbed in…

This National Time to Talk Day, we look at all the different ways we can help you talk about how you’re feeling, whether you are living with diabetes yourself or you know someone who is. Living with diabetes can be daunting. Whether you’ve recently been diagnosed, have been living with the condition for some time…

When I was first diagnosed with Type 1 at the age of 23 in 2015, I couldn’t even begin to imagine how complicated, stressful, and confusing the next few years of my life would be. I’m not a worrier and very rarely find myself stressed out, but one thing I wondered about more than anything…