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Exam time

Keeping Blood levels between optimal levels is probably most difficult around exams. The range of emotions that accompany preparation takes its toll on all of us, but it's extra challenging for Type 1's. Exams bring about inevitable stress. This can have both hyper and hypo effects on blood glucose levels. In the build up to… Continue reading Exam time

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Skincare and Injections.

Living with Type 1 means the poking and prodding doesn't stop. When you're newly diagnosed, it's highly unlikely that you'll be put straight onto an insulin pump, so unfortunately that only leaves injections. For me, my daily routine consists of at least 4 injections if not more, 1 injection before each meal and a single… Continue reading Skincare and Injections.