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Diabetes UK Forum

Diabetes discussion forum for all. Supported by Diabetes UK, but run and managed by an independent team of volunteers with...

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Added/Updated:  23/12/2016

Nightscout Foundation

Nightscout Foundation

The Nightscout Foundation exists to encourage and support the creation of open source technology projects that enhance the lives...

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Added/Updated:  19/09/2016

INPUT

INPUT

INPUT is a charity which provides advocacy to increase access to technology for people with T1 diabetes.

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Added/Updated:  04/09/2016

How to check and adjust basal insulin

How to check and adjust basal...

mySugr has some great education resources, and here is an example with advice on how to test your background insulin dose.

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Added/Updated:  10/08/2016

Tangerine Diabetic blog: Libre v Enlite

Tangerine Diabetic blog: Libre v...

Dave compares Enlite/Medtronic Veo with Abbott Freestyle Libre flash monitor

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Added/Updated:  12/06/2018

How do you wear yours? Ideas on where to wear an insulin pump.

How do you wear yours? Ideas on...

A blog for Diabetes UK by Katie Collins with ideas and options for where to wear an insulin pump.

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Added/Updated:  12/06/2018

Omnipod Dos and Don'ts - Miss Jen Grieves

Omnipod Dos and Don'ts - Miss Jen...

Miss Jen Grieves discusses her experiences of changing from daily injections to the Omnipod.

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Added/Updated:  12/06/2018

Paediatric care - ACDC endorsed guidelines

Paediatric care - ACDC endorsed...

Association of Children’s Diabetes Clinicians (ACDC). We are a group of doctors involved in the care of children and young...

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Added/Updated:  13/03/2018

Abbott Freestyle Libre Results vs BG meter

Abbott Freestyle Libre Results vs...

Everyday ups & downs compares flash sensor (Libre) monitor to finger prick glucose meter

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Added/Updated:  13/03/2018

Diabettech - what's the best CGM solution?

Diabettech - what's the best CGM...

A round up of the current CGM sensors available on the UK market from someone with extensive user experience.

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Added/Updated:  13/03/2018

The best and the worst of 64 days with the Medtronic MiniMed 640G

The best and the worst of 64 days...

Everyday and ups and downs round-up of Medtronic MM640G with Smartguard.

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Added/Updated:  19/01/2018

Tangerine Diabetic blog: Freestyle Libre

Tangerine Diabetic blog: Freestyle...

Tangerine diabetic (aka Dave) blogs about his first experiences of using the Freestyle Libre

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Added/Updated:  01/08/2017

6.5% A1c - Aiming for the impossible?

6.5% A1c - Aiming for the...

Post from t1resources' own Mike, who sat on the NICE guideline committee, about the new HbA1c guidance of aiming for 6.5%...

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Added/Updated:  20/07/2017

Inserting an Enlite CGM sensor

Inserting an Enlite CGM sensor

UCLH video showing how to insert an Enlite sensor with the Enlite Serter (not the newer 'One press' Serter)

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Added/Updated:  19/07/2017

Insulin Pump Settings and Secrets - JDRF Type One Nation

Insulin Pump Settings and Secrets...

John Walsh slide set for JDRF type one nation on pump set up and common problems (pdf download)

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Added/Updated:  25/05/2017

Tangerine Diabetic video: 64 days on Medtronic 640G

Tangerine Diabetic video: 64 days...

The first of a series of videos from Dave (aka Tangerine diabetic) about using the Medtronic 640g

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Added/Updated:  08/05/2017

Superbetic - Insulin Pump Pros and Cons

Superbetic - Insulin Pump Pros and...

Superbetic YouTube clip discussing advantages and disadvantages of insulin pump therapy

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Added/Updated:  08/05/2017

Diabetes UK Meds & Kit Guide

Diabetes UK Meds & Kit Guide

Diabetes UK's 'Balance' guide to insulins, medication, meters, pens & pumps available in the UK

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Added/Updated:  08/05/2017

Joint report on diabetes technology for adults with T1D

Joint report on diabetes...

INPUT, JDRF and Diabetes UK present a clear outline of current technologies available to people with diabetes alongside NICE...

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Added/Updated:  26/04/2017

Pump and CGM pouches

Pump and CGM pouches

Different cases and accessories for your pump, UK based

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Added/Updated:  26/04/2017

Lessons learned from insulin pump breaks - Bigpurpleduck

Lessons learned from insulin pump...

Type 1 blog explaining the personal pro's and con's of a pump holiday i.e. returning to MDI for a brief time.

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Added/Updated:  19/04/2017

Sugarman - calculating bolus insulin

Sugarman - calculating bolus...

Sugarman shows you how to calculate insulin doses with 500 & 100 rule.

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Added/Updated:  19/04/2017

IPAG

IPAG

Insulin pump awareness group - advocates for pump therapy in Scotland

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Added/Updated:  06/02/2017

NHS choices - T1 diabetes

NHS choices - T1 diabetes

NHS choices provides clinical information on T1 diabetes with some links to other information/resources.

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Added/Updated:  06/02/2017