Welcome to On Diabetes

Welcome to On Diabetes, a blog created by a T1D LADA male based in the UK to share insight about living with diabetes and offer practical help and support to anyone affected by it.

Diabetes & Me

Diabetes & Me

A little bit about how I became T1D, what that’s meant for me and why I’ve decided to start On Diabetes! It’s been a wild ride so far and it might get a bit bumpier.

Diabetic Lifestyle

Diabetic Lifestlye

Lifestyle has got to be THE biggest contributing factor to the successful, or unsuccessful, management of diabetes. Let’s get it right!

Diabetic Recipes

Diabetic Recipes

Eating doesn’t have to be boring just because you’re diabetic. I love discovering and making delicious low carb recipes, you can find my favourites here.


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Featured Recipe: Healthy Carribean Coconut & Kidney Bean Stew

Treat your tastebuds to a taste of the coconutty carribean with this delicious, zesty, meat free stew.


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Featured Blog: How I Coped With Coronavirus As a Type 1 Diabetic

Coronavirus and diabetes, two seemingly scary words, particularly together. Read about guest author Lee Kettle’s experiences of catching Covid-19 as a type one diabetic.


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Featured Article: Inspirational Quotes For Diabetics

Diabetes got you down? In need of some inspirational words that someone you may have heard of might have once possibly said? Then you’re in the right place!