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Tweet Share Today Diabetes UK Cymru is launching a campaign to highlight the symptoms of diabetes to people across Wales. We have organised the campaign as 66,000 people here in Wales – around one in 50 – are now thought to be living with undiagnosed diabetes. To launch the campaign we have sent bilingual posters…

Tweet Share My name is Joanna and I’m a 20-year-old student in Cardiff. I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 4 and since then I’ve faced a lot of ups and downs with the condition! I’m currently being treated on a basal-bolus system with Lantus and Novorapid, taking 5 injections a…

Tweet Share Today Diabetes UK Cymru is launching a new campaign to improve people’s understanding of diabetes. Called Know Your Facts, we are launching the campaign by sending 50,000 postcards – one for every person with undiagnosed diabetes in Wales – to every doctor’s surgery and pharmacy here. Facts on the postcard include that there…

Tweet Share On the cold but sunny morning of Sunday 17 October 2010, 15,000 people took to the streets of Cardiff to take on the annual Cardiff Half Marathon. Lots ran for charity, others for running clubs, with many runners sporting gloves to fight off the chill. More than 50 runners, including Claire Hillier from…