Ask us

There are some questions that only diabetics know how to ask – and answer… This is your space to ask any questions you like – and give answers to the rest of the community.


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Share your experience, your tips and advice, and your challenges with diabetes on our community blog page.

Please bear in mind that any information shared here is from the diabetic community, and has not been supplied by a medical doctor. Don’t make any changes to your medication without first consulting a medical professional. That said, diabetes is a social condition, and we can all learn from each other as we strive towards better control.

Have a question?
Write an email, attach a photo (if you want to) and we’ll publish it here!

If you would like to contribute to the blog via email, please send an email to blog@sweetlifemag.co.za or fill in the form below, and it will automatically be added to Sweet Life as a new post. Include a title for your post and in the body of the email, write a brief question, comment or description. In the body of the email, also include your name / website as credit for the contribution. Give as much information as you can about the issue and we’ll work through it together!

See the example below:
Subject: Eating curry sends my blood sugar up
Email: Every time I eat curry my blood sugar goes through the roof… Has anyone else experienced this? I’m eating chicken curry with naan and taking what I think is the right amount of insulin. By Joe Blog (www.yourwebsite.com)
Pics: If you want to add photos to your post, simply add them as an attachment in the email and they will appear as part of your blog post.