Lets Pretend to be a Heart…..

I am in battle, and I am losing. It is 2.15am – I don’t recall the last time I typed at 2am.  Probably during finals week at University all those many moons ago, when I…

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5 Years Since D-Day

5 years. Tomorrow. On a day everyone else knows to go out to trick or treat, enjoy ghostly going ons and scoff down pumpkin soup. Whereas we do all of the above and remember it…

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Diabetes: Raising a Type 1 Warrior – #Safeinschool

There are not many occasions in life where I will walk out of the house wearing a bright blue, round neck T-shirt. Even less so, than when I will walk out of the house wearing…

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JDRF: One Fun Run

This weekend was mainly spent running around a slightly damp field mounting obstacles in Leeds with 270 people who are affected in some way with Type 1 Diabetes, raising money, and having an absolute blast.…

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Talcum Powder Thighs and Type 1 Diabetes

I feel I should put a disclaimer on this post, before anyone reads it. Or a hashtag – to prove I am down with the kids. #anotherbloodydepressingdiabetespost (I’ll translate for those like me who have…

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