Diabetes Awareness Week

Next week is Diabetes Awareness Week across the UK, a seven day long campaign to  raise awareness and provide education. The campaign takes place every June and is fronted by Diabetes UK. This year the dates are Monday 11th June – Sunday 17th June.

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That’s mental!

Its common knowledge that type 1 diabetics are likely to suffer with depression, anxiety and other mental illnesses. Yet, despite the successful campaigning of charities such as MIND, the stigma still exists.

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