Looking to Start a Support Group

Posted by on Nov 19, 2010 in General | 0 comments

On the facebook page someĀ of you have highlighted the need for Type 1 support groups at different locations around the country. There is an overwhelming need for such groups and I cannot highlight enough the benefit I personally have gained from attending our group in Cork. We initially started as a pilot group and were facilitated by trained counsellors. However while the counsellors were very good and highly trained we felt that their...

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Type 1 Diabetes and Acupuncture

Posted by on Nov 19, 2010 in General | 0 comments

The Type 1 Support Group met last night for the November meeting. We invited local Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Martin Fitzgerald, of the Ashdale Clinic in Cork to give a talk to the group on the benefits of Chinese Medicine (CM) to Type 1′s. CM looks to treat the individual on a more holistic level and Martin treats using a variety of methods and herbal medicines. Some of the really intreresting topics that Martin spoke about included...

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