Whilst I adore getting away for a couple of weeks and going on holiday, I have a love/hate relationship with airports. There’s something inherently fascinating about how airports work; how all the shops have a crazier, more manic feel to them and the odd selection of things you can do whilst you’re waiting to board…

Tweet We can use metaphors to describe our relationship with diabetes.  I’ve likened it to walking a tightrope on a number of occasions – keeping your balance is really important otherwise you can end up with wild swings from one side to the other and regaining that balance gets difficult. You may feel like it’s…

Tweet I’m writing this month with a little bit of vested interest (but I’ll disclose that at the end). What I’ve noticed more and more over the past few years of living with diabetes is that the more people engage (with their own diabetes, with their healthcare team and with each other), the more they…