What’s Next in the Freestyle Libre Campaign?

What’s next in the Freestyle Libre/Equality for all people with type 1 diabetes Campaign? Since I posted my initial reaction to the HSE’s announcement to reimbursed only children and young adults on multiple daily injections (MDI) […]

Image of Equality for all people with type 1 diabetes Petition

Managing Blood Glucose and Exercise at Thriveabetes 2018

One of the most ask questions in the online diabetes community is in relation to managing blood glucose and exercise, fitness, or any physical activity when you live with type 1 diabetes. The challenge of […]

Thriveabetes type 1 diabetes conference on 24th February 2018

Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Options

There is a lot of interest these days in Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) and how beneficial they are to help manage type 1 diabetes. This post is a compilation of what options are available to you […]

We have some Medical Experts at Thriveabetes

This post is the third in our series of What to expect at Thriveabetes 2018. The first post was about “What to Expect at Thriveabetes 2018 if you are an Adult with type 1 diabetes” and […]

Freestyle Libre on the LTI Upate

It’s been over a year since the Abbott Freestyle Libre became available to purchase in Ireland. This product is a new way of monitoring blood glucose levels without finger pricking. Instead you use a reader […]

Thriveabetes 2018 Going for your Dreams with Diabetes Panel

It has been a number of weeks since I published a post but now I’m back on task until mid December. The time is passing so quickly that it’s hard to believe once we all […]

Diabetes Support in Ireland

When you live with type 1 diabetes there is SO, SO MUCH information to learn, especially in the early days. So much, that I don’t think it is possible for any health care professional to […]