My Diabetes Experience

Below are members’ descriptions of their diabetes experiences. If you would like to share your diabetes experiences, good or bad, please send them in an email to info@diabetesthanet.uk and we will publish them on this page. No personal identifiers will be shown unless requested. We have found that we can learn a lot from other peoples’ stories.


MY JOURNEY TO REVERSAL OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

   “I Did It My Way”

My name is Brian Urwin. It is July 2019.

I’m feeling very happy because, following 31 years being diagnosed, I have reversed this serious diabetes disease. Since 1988 I had been led to believe by the medical profession that it was not possible to reverse this disease. It is responsible for many health problems throughout one’s life. I had experienced perhaps the most serious of these 19 years ago whilst in a foreign country. This was a cardiac arrest. Fortunately, I live to tell this tale by writing this brief case study aimed at helping others, who know of me, to learn from my personal achievement. Read More


JP – I have always been a bit overweight but in my 60s my weight rose to around 112 Kg. I visited a friend in Ireland and found he had lost a lot of weight. He told me he had been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes a year before and was advised to go on the Blood Sugar diet by Michael Mosley. He lost around 20 Kg in a year and was then diagnosed as non diabetic. Read More