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Type 1 Diabetes and Endurance Sports

Type 1 Diabetes and Endurance Sports

A Type 1 diabetic asks for advice about blood sugar levels and mountain biking.

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Chronic Burning Feet

Chronic Burning Feet

A query about chronic burning feet and diabetes.

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Blood Sugar and Exercise

Blood Sugar and Exercise

A Type 1 diabetic explains how he figured out what to do about high blood sugar after intense exercise.

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How to Live a Happy Life (with a Chronic Illness)

How to Live a Happy Life (with a Chronic Illness)

Bridget McNulty (editor of Sweet Life magazine) has just released a new e-book: How to Live a Happy Life (with a Chronic Illness) and she’s offering it free to all Sweet Life readers… For one day only!

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Diabetic Eye Problem

Diabetic Eye Problem

Nicolene has diabetes and just had her eyes checked: the doctor says there’s bleeding at the back of her eye… Does anyone have any tips for her?

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How to Accept a Diabetes Diagnosis

How to Accept a Diabetes Diagnosis

Timothy was diagnosed with Diabetes type 2 in 2013 but is struggling to accept his chronic condition… Any advice?

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What’s the Best Medical Aid for Diabetics?

What’s the Best Medical Aid for Diabetics?

What is the best medical aid for diabetics in South Africa? Which medical aids cover the necessary medication and doctor’s visits most fully?

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Diabetes Chats: Meet the Expert

Diabetes Chats: Meet the Expert

Every Wednesday at 8pm, the Sweet Life diabetes community gathers together on Facebook (over at Diabetic South Africans) to talk about all things diabetic.

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Advice for Newly Diagnosed Sportswoman

Advice for Newly Diagnosed Sportswoman

Our daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes two weeks ago. Up to then, she spent up to 6 hours a day on the tennis court in her quest to become a pro.

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What Do You Think of Sweet Life?

What Do You Think of Sweet Life?

Have you always wanted to see your name in lights? We can’t quite help out with that, but we are looking for some more testimonials to add to our homepage… So we can put your name in Sweet Life lights!

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