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Each year, Diabetes Week gives everyone here at Diabetes UK, our many thousands of supporters across the UK, and all those living with or affected by diabetes the opportunity to reflect on the needs of people with diabetes. We celebrate our achievements together and look to ways of improving even further the dialogue around this…

This week is Diabetes Week, our annual awareness-raising campaign and our theme is ‘Know Diabetes. Fight Diabetes’ which many of you will recognise as our new strapline. This year we’re raising awareness of the essential work Diabetes UK does in helping people to know their diabetes, and in fighting the challenges that diabetes presents. And…

Tweet Any time I meet someone new I kind of like to address the awkwardness of my diabetes straight away. Here are just a few examples of actual interactions I’ve had with people over the years… yes, really. Scenario One – Amy meets a new person at a party Me – “Hello” Person A: “Hi.…