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Find out how other's are living with diabetes

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My Story: Ian Salvin,Diabetic

I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes 32 years ago, when I was eleven. I was put immediately onto insulin injections, as my Pancreas had stopped producing insulin altogether. I had been a slightly overweight 11-year-old, but over the course of ten days when I was first diagnosed, and the doctors were trying to get my diabetes under control, I lost 1½ stones in weight. Although this extreme weight loss was only temporary, my weight only increased slightly, so that I stayed in the ‘healthy’ ra...