Five things NOT to say to someone with Type 1 diabetes

1. Did you get that from eating a s*** diet?

Here is a selection of things you might see someone with Type 1 diabetes use. L:R Blood glucose monitor, monitor strips, finger pricker, abasaglar insulin pen, novorapid insulin pen, jelly babies, needles (above).

2. I’ve heard that juice/special diets can reverse it?

3. Should you eat that?

4. Drinking alcohol isn’t good for you, surely?

5. Finally, a good thing to say/do

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