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  1. Amity Island

    Carry on regardless

    "Carry on regardless" chirped the Beautiful South in 1994 -- a line which helps me in those difficult times. When I was diagnosed I was in my last year at University. It was fairly sudden the way it happened. Over the period of a few weeks I started drinking ridiculous amounts of water, very...
  2. Sprogladite

    DAFNE

    After 3 years of being on a waiting list to do the DAFNE course I have FINALLY been offered a cancellation slot for next month. Trying to arrange leave/sort things out so I don't leave work in a pickle and was wondering how long during the day you were on the course for? Does it vary from area...
  3. Diabetes UK

    Have you been on a diabetes education course?

    Can you share one thing you learned on a diabetes education course with us? We're putting together a free collection of Top Tips from people who have diabetes and have been on a diabetes education course, sharing what they learned or found useful. Visit our website to share your tip...
  4. xjessica.rose

    High BG on LCHF...

    Hi all, I'm currently doing the DAFNE course which has left me a little confused after working with the DSN & dietician to sort out my BG levels. I've been low-carbing for around 2-3 months (with a few cheat weekends) with daily carbs adding to around 40g from veg/salad mostly. According to...
  5. Diabetes UK

    Help improve access to diabetes education

    Hi folks, For those of you who have ever experienced difficulties in accessing diabetes education, or perhaps feel that others have not had the same opportunities to access diabetes education as yourself – Diabetes UK are looking for your voice. They have launched the next part of their Taking...
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