Posts in category: type 1 diabetes

On this day 23 years ago my mum woke me up and asked me to aim my first wee of the day into an empty pickled onion jar, setting the tone for my undignified life with type 1 diabetes. We walked into the doctor’s surgery that morning, jar nestled casuall…


I feel like my back and shoulders always hurt. There are a lot of reasons for this: my posture, the way I sleep, my workouts, sitting at a desk all day…but I’m also convinced it’s because I constantly carry around … Continue reading