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Tweet Share When I got diagnosed, I remember the Specialist Nurse telling me that really, my lifestyle shouldn’t be different to that of any other normal, healthy individual. Walking out of the clinic, laden with insulin pens, needles, test strips and other paraphernalia I was sceptical to say the least but of course she was…

Tweet Share I trained as an engineer and before that I was one of those rare kids who enjoyed maths at school. So when I was diagnosed with diabetes, I was always after a formula to work out how much insulin to take. At first, the nurse gave me simple instructions for dosages with examples:…