Body image issues for people with diabetes can’t be ignored

Body image issues for people with diabetes can’t be ignored. This is the article I wrote for Diabetes Australia Vic. I think you’ve all seen it anyway, but I wanted a record of it on my blog too 🙂 Thank you so much for all your kind comments on Facebook, so many people have said … More Body image issues for people with diabetes can’t be ignored

Weighty matters

Originally posted on Diabetogenic:
Yesterday as I skimmed a few news sites and social media sites, I came across endless diets, weight loss fads and a downright disturbing article about ‘bikini bridges’ which, it appears, is the latest in ‘thinspiration’ trends (we’ve moved on from the thigh gap, apparently).  I caught up on a piece…

Resolutions…sort of.

I’m a Bridget Jones when it comes New Years Resolutions. I firmly believe they should start on the second of January, and I usually break them on the third, with excuses like “it’s still 2013 somewhere. v. good effort.” So, learning from my past experiences, this year I have decided to set little (a.k.a. achievable) … More Resolutions…sort of.