life with type 1 diabetes

I Slipped into a Diabetic Coma from Hypoglycemia

diabetic coma from hypo glycemia

When I was about 7 or 8 years old I had a very bad cold. Runny nose, coughing, extremely sore throat, the works. I ...

Why I Switched from Novolin 70/30 to Novorapid and Lantus

novorapid and lantus solostar

In the 20 plus years of managing my type 1 diabetes, I have used several types of insulin. When I was first ...

How I Got Life Insurance With Type 1 Diabetes

In my mid twenties I started thinking about my goals such as purchasing land, building my dream house and getting ...

7 Reasons Why We Should See a Diabetes Specialist Rather than a GP

Diabetes is an extremely serious disease and it has the potential to cause tons of complications. It takes spot on ...

Genesis: My Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

children with type 1 diabetes

I will never forget that Friday afternoon when my life was changed forever. 23 years later and I can still recall ...