Type 2 Diabetes is not real diabetes is it? If you were to look at social media, you would think that type 2 diabetes can be cured with this diet or that diet and exercise. And hey, you have now got rid of your diabetes oops sorry type 2 diabetes. And lo and behold anyone who […]
Diabetes Stress Diabetes Stress talk This is a talk that I gave at a DEEPtalk event at Novo Nordisk in Copenhagen., about how Stress can affect our Diabetes. In this talk, I talk about hypos, our daily stresses, how language can affect us both internally and externally.
How I can help with Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy Many people suffer from problems/issues in which hypnotherapy and psychotherapy can help them. In the following video I show the areas that I specialise in. Depression Anxiety Stress Phobias/Fears Quitting Smoking
Diabetes and Stress Why does diabetes and stress go hand in hand? As a type 2 diabetic on insulin I can understand why diabetics can get stressed. The daily grind of checking sugar levels, counting your carbs, or well-meaning people say you can’t eat that, did give myself enough insulin to cover what I have […]
Setting the record straight about diabetes and emotional issues The recent Diabetes Week (12-18 June) had the theme of “Setting the Record Straight”, helping to dispel some of the myths around diabetes, especially with the difference between Type 1 and Type 2. However, it would have been great to see more acknowledgement of the emotional […]
Are you a distressed diabetic? Are you diabetic and feeling down about it? Do you ask “why me”? You could be suffering from diabetic distress. A recent survey, led by Dr. Barbara Anderson, a professor of pediatrics and psychology at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital, shows that diabetics are more prone to […]