This is Amy Budge and her Diabetes story.
Amy is 18 years old and was only diagnosed as having Type 1 Diabetes a few months ago, just at the start of the Coronavirus lockdown in the UK.
You can learn more about how Amy has coped with this shock diagnosis and how her positive attitude is already having an impact on her Diabetes Management.
We discuss –
- Symptoms pre-diagnosis
- Why Amy ended up in HDU
- Using lockdown to learn more about Diabetes
- The importance of accepting your condition
- How crucial the online Diabetes community can be