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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

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

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:  14/07/2020

Injection Sites

Injection Sites

A video by T1D Sarah about different possible injection sites.

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Added/Updated:  15/06/2018

Multiple Daily Mini Injections - Adrian Long's approach to MDI with Libre

Multiple Daily Mini Injections -...

Adrian blogs about the positive effect of multiple daily mini injections in partnership with his Freestyle Libre

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Added/Updated:  19/01/2018

Understanding Insulin - Free online course

Understanding Insulin - Free...

Free online education course from the University of Southampton covering the safe and effective use of insulin. Primarily aimed...

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Added/Updated:  02/10/2017

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

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

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

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

Rotating injection sites - video by BD

Rotating injection sites - video...

Pharmaceutical video (BD) about insulin injection site rotation and why it is important.

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Added/Updated:  23/11/2016

Desang Magazine

Desang Magazine

Monthly magazine full of articles on life with diabetes including research, food, technology and kit.

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Added/Updated:  25/10/2016

Frio

Frio

Cool bags for travelling with insulin supplies.

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Added/Updated:  25/10/2016

Carbohydrate Counting

Carbohydrate Counting

National Children and Young People's Diabetes Network with a series of videos teaching carbohydrate counting.

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Added/Updated:  13/09/2016

Endodiabetes - How to inject with different pen devices

Endodiabetes - How to inject with...

EndoDiabetes youtube channel with multiple videos showing how to inject with different pen devices

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016

How to do an insulin injection

How to do an insulin injection

UCLH video showing how to perform an insulin injection with a Novopen Echo insulin pen.

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016