Diabetes UK Blogs

Diabetes UK Blogs

Collection of blogs done for DUK by various writers ranging from healthcare professionals to people with diabetes (both T1 and...

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Added/Updated:  07/09/2016

Parenting Diabetes on Pinterest

Parenting Diabetes on Pinterest

Pinterest boards from parentingdiabetes.com with tips for Type 1 Diabetes and raising children with type 1 diabetes

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Added/Updated:  04/09/2016

Me First - Transitioning to Adult Care

Me First - Transitioning to Adult...

In healthcare, 'transition' describes the process of preparing, planning and moving from children’s to adult services. The...

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Added/Updated:  04/09/2016

Hypoglycaemia Awareness Training

Hypoglycaemia Awareness Training

Resource for information on symptoms and causes of hypoglycaemia, with quizzes around different aspects of hypoglycaemia.

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Added/Updated:  10/08/2016

Beat Finder

Beat Finder

A list of local eating disorder services - not diabetes specific.

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Added/Updated:  10/08/2016

Diabetic Traveler - Traveling With A Back Up Insulin Pump

Diabetic Traveler - Traveling With...

US blog about travelling with T1 whilst using a pump and other related things.

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Added/Updated:  10/08/2016

Run Sweet

Run Sweet

A website by people with diabetes, who want to promote diabetes self-care, and share knowledge on how to manage diabetes with...

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

Jenny Lind Children's Hospital

Jenny Lind Children's Hospital...

Part of the Jenny Lind Children’s hospital website, with a range of resources for families affected by type 1 diabetes.

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

Medtronic MiniMed 640G set change

Medtronic MiniMed 640G set change

MiniMed 640G reservoir fill & set change - video walkthrough of the set change process

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

Insight insulin pump, infusion set insertion

Insight insulin pump, infusion set...

UCLH video showing how to insert Accu-Check Insight insulin pump infusion set and change the pre-filled reservoir.

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

Inserting a Dexcom G4 CGM sensor

Inserting a Dexcom G4 CGM sensor

UCLH video showing how to insert a Dexcom G4 sensor.

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

Inserting a Mio infusion set with the MM640G

Inserting a Mio infusion set with...

UCLH video showing how to insert Mio set with Medtronic 640G insulin pump.

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Added/Updated:  09/08/2016

How to insert an Omnipod Insulin Pump

How to insert an Omnipod Insulin...

UCLH video showing how to fill and change an Omnipod tubeless insulin pump.

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016

How to do a blood glucose check

How to do a blood glucose check

A short video guide about carrying out a blood glucose check. Produced by the UCLH children and young people's diabetes service.

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016

How to give a glucagon injection

How to give a glucagon injection

UCLH video showing how to give a glucagon injection in case of emergency or severe hypoglycaemia

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016

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

Inserting a Mio infusion set/cannula

Inserting a Mio infusion...

UCLH video showing how to insert a MIO cannula with a Medtronic MiniMed Paradigm Veo insulin pump.

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Added/Updated:  26/07/2016

CYP Diabetes Network

CYP Diabetes Network

The National Children and Young People's Diabetes network is working towards agreed standards of care, outcomes and process of...

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Added/Updated:  07/07/2016

Diab-eaties

Diab-eaties

Diab-eaties is a game to help younger children understand diabetes, particularly carbohydrate counting.

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Added/Updated:  08/06/2016

My Life - For Young People with Diabetes

My Life - For Young People with...

This website from Diabetes UK provides information on diabetes, especially for children and teenagers.

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Added/Updated:  09/05/2016