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We have a blog today from Rob. Rob has Type 1 diabetes and is a regular volunteer on our Healthy Lifestyle Roadshows. He’s kindly written about why he volunteers for us and why our Roadshows are so important. After Rob’s post, we’re also sharing the winners of our “name the Roadshow buses” competition that we…

Tweet Share My name is Joanna and I’m a 20-year-old student in Cardiff. I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 4 and since then I’ve faced a lot of ups and downs with the condition! I’m currently being treated on a basal-bolus system with Lantus and Novorapid, taking 5 injections a…

Tweet Share “OOH! Why are you putting that in your arm?” is the question most commonly asked as I carefully, yet expertly (I hope) jam the needle into the upper flesh of my arm. It’s lunchtime entertainment for many of the students at my school. Personally, I don’t see what the attraction is really, but…