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Tweet Share December will see the REPOSE study I’m taking part in come to a conclusion, and with it, I’ll be handing back my insulin pump to the team at the hospital, although I hope that will only be temporary. In some ways, it feels like I’ve had the pump forever, yet in others it…

Tweet Share As I mentioned in one of my previous blogs, I’m taking part in a clinical trial. It’s called the REPOSE (Relative Effectiveness of Pumps over MDI and Structured Education) trial and is basically design to determine whether or not insulin pump therapy is more effective at treating adults with T1 diabetes. The trial…

Tweet Share In my last post I wrote about my inner mathematician trying to manage my diabetes. Then Andy soon followed suit with his post about managing diabetes by numbers. If only we had those numbers at our fingertips. So I was very excited when I was invited to partake in a new clinical study.…

Tweet Share I’m really looking forward to Easter this year. Not only is there the long break from work, the wondrous supply of chocolate eggs and a city break to look forward to, I am also looking forward to the last week of a year-long clinical trial. Don’t get me wrong: I’m glad I participated…