Tag: Type 1 Diabetes

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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Am I Cursed? (#TheSundayPost)

Posted January 29, 2022 in Life Updates
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Am I Cursed? (#TheSundayPost)

My husband started isolating with Covid last Tuesday in our spare room, so I’ve been looking after my daughter alone. I stayed off work on Monday with a sinus infection and headache and got a prescription for antibiotics and a steroid nasal spray.

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