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Tweet Share I’m not a crazy fan of dealing with type 1 diabetes on an everyday basis, but it’s at its most annoying when you’re really busy. And this is always the busiest night of the year. I know there’s going to be lots of physical activity, not the mention the stress and excitement, so…

Tweet Share Dear Santa, I know you are busy making toys for all the children who have been good this year, so I will keep it simple: a cure for diabetes can wait until you are less busy. This year, I would like a tool to help me manage my diabetes. Yuletime can be a…

Tweet Share I started doubting the existence of Father Christmas at about the age of eight. I can’t remember whether it was my older brother or sister who told me he was just a made-up story, and I don’t know whether they took any pleasure from regaling me with their superior, cynical wisdom, but I…

Tweet Share It’s that time of year where the newspapers are full of puzzles and quizzes. So why can’t we have our own quiz? Although, of course, this one is different: I don’t know the answers. There’s lots of information available about diabetes: how to handle diabetes; what treatment we should expect; what’s the difference…