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Beth is project manager of Diabetes UK’s Clinical Champions programme which drives improvement in diabetes care across the NHS. How do you remain emotionally resilient working within the current demands of the NHS? At Diabetes UK, we’re always amazed by the healthcare professionals we work with. Overstretched, overtired and overworked, they somehow manage to also…

Tweet Share So it’s just over eight months down the line now, and wow how time has flown! There’s been good times, well, as good as diabetes ever gets, and well bad times, which I have interacted with more than too often these past few weeks. Being at university, it sounds like the good life,…

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:…