Month: September 2022

After a good nights sleep I made my way down to the hotel breakfast; before making my way to the old town for a walk around and to meet some diabuddies. We had a walk around the town and I bought Harry a postcard. The #duckfiabetes enjoyed exploring around too. We stopped for some lunch […]
After a busy week in school; I finished work at 3:45pm and headed home to finish my packing and spend some time with Harry and Katt before travelling down to London, just shy of 9pm with my travel companion, the #duckingfiabetes. After a four hour car journey down to the capital from Derbyshire; I arrived […]
Hi 👋 My name is Tom and I have Type 1 diabetes. I’m a SEN teacher and live in Derbyshire (England) with my wife and son Harry. For me, for many years I lacked confidence and felt embarrassed and tried to hide away from my diabetes – not telling many people…until only much recently;  I’ve felt […]
Diabetes Advocate, Patient Entrepreneur & Healthcare Consultant; Bastian Hauck joined the diabeteschat to talk about the upcoming #dedoc symposium at EASD on Tuesday 20th September 2022. Bastian spoke to Tom and the #diabeteschat community about how he founded #dedoc and shared a little bit about the amazing speakers who will be speaking at the symposium. […]
Martinwas diagnosed with T1D in 1954at the age of 5. Martin is a radio presenter on Radio Marsden; a registered charity run by volunteers, broadcasting to and supporting cancer patients at the Royal Marsden Hospitals in London. Martin has seen huge technological advances in diabetes and in this episode of guest speaker chats Martin shares […]
Nusrat Kausar is a Diabetes Dietitian and has worked as a dietitian in hospitals and is a volunteer for Diabetes UK for the children camps they run. Dr Parth Narendran is Doctor based in Birmingham and looks after adults with #T1D. He is also a researcher in Type 1 Diabetes. Dr Robert Andrews is a Doctor based in Taunton and […]