Helen Edwards - Diabetes Can't Stop Me

Patient Leader


Tranmere Nth, 05


Lifetime Achievement

Helen: inspiring diabetes writer, blogger, advocate & speaker. Dx with type 1 diabetes in 1979 aged 12; online from 2001 as advocate & voice for diabetes & mental health; passionate about diabetes & HCP interaction. Her PhD focuses on t1 diabetes & the pregnancy journey. Helen is a consumer rep, ENDIA project. Diabetes Can't StopMe is her mantra.  — Helen

Helen's ongoing commitment & passion for helping to improve the journey for diabetes sufferers. Her posts are inspiring and helpful not just for diabetes sufferers but for anyone suffering a chronic illness. She founded Diabetes Counselling Online in 2001 well before social media & continues today supporting & encouraging Chronic illness sufferers.  — Lyn

Helen Edwards - Diabetes Can't Stop Me

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