Diabetes UK
Diabetes UK
05/26/2017 at 11:08. Facebook
Today is the start of Ramadan. Check out our information on fasting and managing diabetes during Ramadan. You can also download factsheets and watch videos on how other people manage their diabetes at this time. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Ramadan
Today is the start of Ramadan Check out our information on fasting

Ramadan - Diabetes UK

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Andrew Thompson
Juliet O'Brien
Helen Hewson-Parker
Diabetes UK
Diabetes UK
05/25/2017 at 13:09. Facebook
Companies are reducing the amount of sugar in their foods and drinks and this is going to continue over the coming months and years. Don’t forget, this may impact on the products you use to treat a hypo. Find out more about what you need to do here: [ Bit.ly Link ] and please share to help make more people aware of this change.
Companies are reducing the amount of sugar in their foods and drinks

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Iona Connolly
Ian Buckingham
Kev Wilson
Congratulations to all our amazing swimmers who have taken on the #Swim22 challenge over the last three months. So far you’ve raised an incredible £250,000. If you haven't finished yet, don’t worry, you’ve still got one more month to keep tracking your miles. Keep swimming!
Congratulations to all our amazing swimmers who have taken on the Swim22
James Holton
Alana Davidson Millar
Cathy Draper
Check out our new advert featuring people living with diabetes cooking the food you love but healthier. Sign up for free recipe videos and more at [ Bit.ly Link ] #FoodYouLove
Caroline Held
Dan 'Milly' Millington
Yvonne Gillespie
Tasty aubergine and butternut squash combine with a creamy yogurt and tomato sauce to make this Keralan-style curry [ Bit.ly Link ] #EnjoyFood
Tasty aubergine and butternut squash combine with a creamy yogurt and tomato

Keralan-style vegetable curry

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When Ted found himself out for dinner with Storm, he had more than just first date nerves to think about…

Share your experiences below and read more about our #TheOne campaign at [ Bit.ly Link ]
Emma Pixie Morris
Ian Buckingham
Ryan Warren-Masniuk
Carb counting is a great way of managing your blood glucose levels, but it does take time and effort to master. In our new videos Jess talks through some of the key things you need to know – as well as sharing her own experiences and tips. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jane Lloyd
Jamie Scott
Soozie Treece
Join our 1 Million Step army and take on 1 million steps – that’s 10,000 steps a day, between 1 July and the end of September.

Walk towards a healthier you and a brighter future for people living with diabetes. Find out how to take part here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Join our 1 Million Step army and take on 1 million steps

1 Million Step Challenge - Diabetes UK

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Ian Buckingham
Marie Harding
Angela Bagnall
As a teenager, Fawn tried to hide her Type 1 diabetes from boyfriend Chesney. Until an awkward car journey with her mum…

Thank you to Fawn and Chesney for letting us recreate their story as part of our #TheOne campaign – share your own Type 1 and relationships story below and find out more at [ Bit.ly Link ]
Barry Taylor
Stefania Atzori
Helen Bailey
Want to help us make sure that diabetes is a priority for the next parliament?

Whether it’s getting access to diabetes technology, investing in health services for people with diabetes, ensuring children with Type 1 are supported in school or taking action to prevent Type 2 diabetes – this election matters!

Take our action, and ask your local candidates to help make diabetes a top priority...
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Want to help us make sure that diabetes is a priority for the next parliament

Back the Diabetes Manifesto this election

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Ian Buckingham
Gloria Joyce
Mel Andy
For anyone who has ever had Type 1 make an unwelcome appearance in the bedroom…

Watch Kris and Sophia’s story, and share your own Type 1 sex, dating and relationship stories below. #TheOne [ Bit.ly Link ]
Emma Bremner
Paul Hammond
Zoe Elizabeth Jeffery
Get started on the right track with the 8 Week Challenge. This online tool will help you choose the right goals to get active and eat better. Launched by Let's Do This as part of our partnership with British Heart Foundation and Tesco. [ Lets-dothis.org.uk Link ]
Get started on the right track with the 8 Week Challenge This

Let's Do This

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Kimberly Watts
Helen Allman
Chris Jopp
Traditional thali can be high in fats and carbs - but, with a few of our simple switches, you can boost the nutrition and cut down on the not-so-good bits [ Bit.ly Link ]
Traditional thali can be high in fats and carbs but with a

Thali - Diabetes UK

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Supermarket shelves are fit to burst with different varieties of crackers, oatcakes and rice snacks. Find out how they compare in terms of salt, fibre and fat to help you make a healthier choice [ Ow.ly Link ]
Supermarket shelves are fit to burst with different varieties of crackers oatcakes
Sue Thrussell
Alison Browning
Alison Browning
The London Marathon public ballot is now open until 5th May. Try your chances at getting a place and select us as your preferred charity if you're successful [ Ow.ly Link ]
The London Marathon public ballot is now open until 5th May Try
Paul Watson
Victoria Crow
Tony Partridge
Last weekend we were down at the #TADtalk2017 [ Talkingaboutdiabetes.co.uk Link ] Great to hear some informative and inspirational discussions. We've collected live highlights for you on Storify [ Ow.ly Link ]
Last weekend we were down at the TADtalk2017 Great to hear some

TAD – Talking about Diabetes

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This creamy shellfish risotto is full of flavour and a great way to get more fish into your diet [ Ow.ly Link ]
This creamy shellfish risotto is full of flavour and a great way
Kev Wilson
Christine Naylor
Have you seen Diabetes Scotland's latest opportunity to design and deliver project activities which engage with other young people with Type 1 diabetes across Scotland?

If this isn't quite your thing but you'd like to get involved in something else visit [ Diabetes.org.uk Link ]
Have you seen Diabetes Scotlands latest opportunity to design and deliver project

Are you 16 - 25? - Diabetes UK

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The amount of sugar in soft drinks and some foods like sweets is likely to decrease over the coming months and years. This may impact on the products you use to treat a hypo. Find out more about what you need to do: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The amount of sugar in soft drinks and some foods like sweets
Kay Pollock
Katie Floyd
Elaine Lydon
Check out our amazing runners.... feeling inspired? Applications to run the London Marathon 2018 have now opened and you can apply via our website [ Bit.ly Link ]
Check out our amazing runners feeling inspired Applications to run the London
Paul Coker
Helen Green
Linda Hamilton