Posts in category: Jen Grieves
VIDEO: The Sugar Fix #6

Life with type 1 diabetes doesn’t ever stop, but sometimes life gets in the way of being you able to gabble on into a camera about your type 1 diabetes… So, VERY sorry for the silence but the Sugar Fix has returned! Her’s the latest m…

VIDEO: Packing for travel with Type 1 Diabetes

Travelling with type 1 diabetes can be a daunting prospect, but with the right planning and preparation you can absolutely do it! Life with type 1 diabetes should not stop you from doing awesome and fulfilling things – and that includes seeing th…

VIDEO: Blood Sugar Battles and Festive Feels

The super high blood sugars and crashing low blood sugars that are unfortunately sometimes experienced with type 1 diabetes are often memorable because they are extreme. But for me, they are insignificant in relation to the day-to-day toll that this co…

VIDEO: My Week In Hypos

This one’s a little nod to Hypo Awareness Week. I thought it might be interesting to recount my week in hypos (also known as low blood sugar or low blood glucose), which many people with type 1 diabetes experience on a weekly or even daily basis….

VIDEO: Stepping Back To Move Forward

Life can be a lot sometimes can’t it? This is a little day out and about as I adjust to being back in London, changing jobs and getting my feet back on the ground again after spending nearly a year and a half on a LOT of trains. Trying to keep al…

VIDEO: Trying Not To Go Blind

Ohhhh the oft-feared diabetes eye screening. It’s something I, like many, wish I didn’t have to face. But like most things, facing your fears is generally better in the long run than leaving it all in the depths of the unknown (she says, fr…