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Better-than-good new year’s resolutions

Entering my blood sugar level on my handset, I inadvertently breathe a deep sigh. It’s an unmistakeable ‘I’m fed up...

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Pregnancy special: my first trimester with Kaleido

Well... where should I start. It was at 18 that I first learnt about a disease called diabetes, and that I had it. ...

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Kaleido wedding special: the happily ever after

When people tell you how quickly your wedding day whooshes by, you never believe them. But before I knew it, the DJ...

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Cooking, eating, and diabetes

Cooking, eating and diabetes

When I was asked to write a blog about type 1 diabetes, cooking, and eating during the festive season, I didn't nee...

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Kaleido wedding special: Preparing for the wedding!

Well here we are, the wedding is so close now the excitement around us is palpable. I’m not sure I’ve allowed the e...

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World Diabetes Day special: What Kaleido means to me

You're nine years old, and the paediatrician tells you that you’ll spend the rest of your life dealing with a nasty...

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My journey from Dia-BAD to Diabadass!

I was diagnosed with type one diabetes at the age of 6, way back in 1997. Most people make the assumption that beca...

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Kaleido Wedding Special: Body image and wedding dress shopping

So let’s talk about the dress in more detail shall we?

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Mental Health Day 2019: Dare to Share!

Research shows that when you have diabetes, your risk of developing depression more than doubles. In fact, some stu...

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