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Exercising with Diabetes

Exercising with Diabetes

Some tips on exercising with diabetes – what to do with blood sugar, how to snack and exercise and all you need to know as a diabetic who wants to exercise.

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Midnight Three & Six

Midnight Three & Six

This short documentary shows a mother’s efforts to manage her daughter’s daily struggle with a life-threatening condition: Type I diabetes.

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Durban Diabetes Walk

Durban Diabetes Walk

Did you miss out on the Durban Diabetes Walk last year? Never fear – it’s going to happen in March this year! Here’s all the info you need…

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Pregnancy and Diabetes

Pregnancy and Diabetes

Here’s a taste of Sweet Life editor Bridget McNulty’s experience with Type 1 diabetes and pregnancy… Published in The Daily News…

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Happy World Diabetes Day!

Happy World Diabetes Day!

This World Diabetes Day, let’s make sure everyone we know is aware of the five symptoms of diabetes and gets themselves tested – share this now!

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Ready for an Insulin Pump?

Ready for an Insulin Pump?

In issue 12 of Sweet Life magazine we interviewed insulin pump expert (and user) Imke Kruger about her experiences with the insulin pump…

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Notes from a Type 1 Diabetic

Notes from a Type 1 Diabetic

I am a Type 1 diabetic who for the first two years had perfect control. Then something happened…

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The 2014 Changing Diabetes Cycle Relay

The 2014 Changing Diabetes Cycle Relay

Every year the Sweet Life team is amazed at what the Changing Diabetes Cycle Relay team manage to achieve – And this year is no different…

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A Blood Glucose Meter from the Future

A Blood Glucose Meter from the Future

Sweet Life editor Bridget McNulty was given the chance to test out the latest blood glucose meter on the market. Here’s what she had to say…

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Treats for Diabetic Kids

Treats for Diabetic Kids

One of the questions we get asked all the time is how to treat kids with diabetes… After all, the usual going out for a milkshake doesn’t really apply!

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