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Travelling with Diabetes by Sue Marshall

I have to admit that, having had Type1 diabetes since the age of 5, I can’t remember what we used to do when I was younger. Of course my parents had to sort it out back then, but ‘back then’ there was far less kit. I didn’t get a blood test machine until I was 17 – they simply weren’t available. I do remember a pale blue plastic box that used to hold needles (big blighters they were back then, none of the teeny-tiny needles people are treated to today!) as well as a glass syringe...