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Tweet My name is Alyssa. I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in May 2013 (today is actually my  diaversary!) I treat my diabetes with a pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM). I went to several care events run by Diabetes UK for children with Type 1  a couple of years ago, and loved them.…

Tweet Marian Shaw started her career teaching biology in schools, before teaching education management to post-graduates in Oxford and in emerging countries. Marian has Type 1 diabetes. She is now retired and among several other voluntary roles, is a member of the Diabetes UK Grants Advisory Panel (GAP). Aren’t we lucky? Since insulin therapy started in the 1920s, generations…