Why “Runsweet”? This came from advice from a person with type 1 diabetes who tried to “run sweet” to avoid hypos. We know we can do better!
Thank you all for the great feedback about the site. We now boast the widest sports content for people with diabetes on the web. we are now getting more than 30000 visits per month and are top in searches on Google. You continue to test the limits of what is possible, and have submitted great new content. Keep visiting. If you want to post any content, mail it to us. Our forum is also very popular. We now also have a Facebook page.
He has done it again! Rod Riddell’s Marathon des Sables adventure with T1 DM
Major new focus on pump treatment and how to use your pump with exercise. New focus on guidelines for safe exercise.
Can you help with research? We are recruiting for a study (ExTOD) on the effect of structured education on Exercise and Diabetes. See Reseach page if you can help
You can download the Jephcott Medal Symposium lecture with Sir Steven Redgrave, on the topic: “Olympic Diabetes: What have we learned over the last decade?”. Slides from his talk can be downloaded in PowerPoint and PDF formats. We also have some images of the award in our Gallery section. Dr Gallen has also published a book aimed at medical professionals. More details can be found on our new Publications page.