Ruby Tuesday McGill
Ruby's a type 1 diabetic and has been since she was 15. She refuses to let it define her and is determined to live a normal life.
Recently her normal diabetes regime stopped working. She could no longer control her diabetes. For the first time, she faced the terrifying realization that type 1 diabetes could prevent her from enjoying the little things we take for granted. Things like holding down a job, laughing with friends, getting old with her husband and watching her daughter grow, could be out of her reach.
Ruby is on a quest to finally master diabetes. Surely it's possible?
She plans to share her journey through this blog and while she certainly doesn't have all the answers, she hopes to learn from the vast number of people either affected by diabetes or helping diabetics around the world (perhaps people will learn from her too).
Here we go...