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World Diabetes Day 2022

Posted November 14, 2022 in Health
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World Diabetes Day 2022

Today (14th November) is World Diabetes Day, also the birthday of Sir Frederick Banting, who co-discovered insulin along with Charles Best in 1922. This time last year, I “liked” a couple of awareness posts from acquaintances on social media and thought nothing more of it. Yet, they had planted the seeds in my subconscious that eventually led to my daughter’s diagnosis with Type 1 Diabetes just 11 days later.

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Fighting Off the Flu (#TheSundayPost)

Posted October 23, 2022 in Life Updates
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Fighting Off the Flu (#TheSundayPost)

I’m still recovering from what I assume was the flu. It started off as a regular head cold with a productive cough. I seemed to get better for a few days before suddenly coming down with a high temperature, shivering, dizziness and aches and pains all over.

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