Sweet Life is South Africa's favorite diabetes brand. We published 20 print magazines and have a vibrant online community, both on the website (which publishes a new article every weekday) and the Facebook page. I am the editor of Sweet Life and edited all the articles on the website and in the magazines.
I just celebrated a decade of living Type 1 diabetes (sadly, there was no cake). I was diagnosed just after I moved to Cape Town from my hometown of Durban (both in South Africa). In the ten years since diagnosis, I've travelled the world, had two babies and conquered a number of mountains (literal and figurative). Here are some reflections on the journey.
20 issues of Sweet Life diabetes lifestyle magazine: South Africa's favorite printed diabetes magazine. I was the editor and co-founder of Sweet Life as a printed magazine, and in its new incarnation as an online community.
The problem with living with a chronic condition like diabetes is that it’s, well, chronic. It doesn’t go away. Bridget McNulty, type 1 diabetic and editor of Sweet Life diabetes lifestyle magazine and online community, offers 10 tips to make living with diabetes a little easier.