DWED Members Area

Here you can find all the premium content that comes with a DWED membership. Interviews, podcasts, new resources and training information are all updated here for our monthly subscribers. Please note that content is uploaded on the last day of every month

*** 28/2/19: Please note and accept our apologies for the lack of current resource updates over recent months. This is down to staff illness and absence. We do aim to make this up to you with additional content through Spring and Summer 2019. If you’ve any suggestions for topics you’d like to see covered please do let us know! ***


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Podcasts & Interviews

Every month we interview people involved with Type 1 and Eating Disorders, you can download these as PDFs or Podcasts. 

September - This month we spoke to 3 DWED members who have been Inpatient for their Eating Disorders. You can download these from dropbox as podcasts in either WAV format (better quality) or MP3.

Link to Podcasts

November -  This month we spoke to DWED members who have recieved Outpatient Treatment for their Eating Disorders. You can download these from dropbox as podcasts in either WAV or MP3

Link to Podcasts

December 2016 - Living with Diabulimia' an excerpt from the book 'Bulimics on Bulimia', copyrighted to one of our contributors who has allowed us to reproduce the chapter here.

 March -  Transcript of Interview With a Friend Supporting Someone With Type-one Diabetes and an Eating Disorder

March - Podcast with Parent supporting someone with Type 1 and an Eating Disorder

Link to Podcasts

April - Podcasts with two DWED members who have had Tattoos and Peircings

Link to Podcasts

May - We talk to T1EDs who have comorbid mental health conditions about how these conditions interfere with common treatments and how they manage to cope.

Link to Podcasts

June - read 5 anonymous stories shared by DWED members on the subject of alcohol and drugs. 

Podcast with Rose Stewart, Clinical Psychologist in physical health & diabetes regarding drugs and alcohol

July - Podcast with Marietta Stadler, Clinical Lecturer on Diabetes and part of the research team at Kings College London on subject of Pregnancy

Pregnancy case studies - both podcasts & transcript interviews

August - Podcast with Sam Thomas, Founder and Director of the charity Men Get Eating Disorders Too (MGEDT) on topic of men with eating disorders

September - BBC Newbeat Interview with Khalida Ismail

October - Interview with director Jacq on the current situation in the NHS

January - Podcast and transcript interviews with people that have lived experience of ED-DMT1/T1ED and issues concerning employment and claiming benefits.

February/March - "Why wait?" Case Studies

Interview with DWED director Jacqueline Allan [MP3 and WAV formats]

interview with MP Norman Lamb [MP3 and WAV formats]

Interview with Rebecca Field, head of communications for the charity Beat, [MP3 and WAV formats]

April - Retinopathy Case Studies

May - Neuropathy Case Studies

June - Interview with Dr. Neil Black on Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome

June - Gastroparesis Case Studies

July - Nephropathy Case Studies

August - Body Dysmorphia Case Studies


Resources for You

We put together guides and info leaflets for you to download and share every month

September: This month we released our Guide to understanding and unsing NICE guidelines.

Download Guide

October 2016 - Inpatient Recommendations

October 2016 - In our own Words. The lived experience of Diabulimia

November: This month we attended the all party parliamentary group for diabetes regarding a new report on Diabetes care.

Download APPG Report

December 2016 - Christmas Survival Guide

January - Advantages and Disadvanatages of Pump use in Eating Disorders

February - content uploaded via the resources tab (main page) to coincide with National Eating Disorders Month.

March - “Animal Models”: Common Reactions from Loved Ones of Someone with an Eating Disorder

April - Tattoo's and Piercings

Our general guidelines

Case studies - when things go very wrong

Transcript Interview with Dr. Neil Black

May - Mental Health ComorbiditiesHow can an additional diagnosis of profound mental illness impact upon diabetic control and management of an eating disorder?

August - Men with eating disorders - Case Study 1

Relevant media resources 

September - BBC3 Documentary

October - Updated NICE guidelines for the Treatment and Recognition of Eating DIsorders and how it applies to Type 1 Diabetes

November - Focus on Nutrition - Alphalipoic Acid

NDAW17 Project - What does living with type 1 diabetes and an eating disorder mean to you?

December - DWED's Christmas Survival Guide 2017

January - Employment and benefit entitlement, Written resources:

Diabetes specific advice on employee rights

General information on claiming benefits

Breakdown of the Personal Independent Payment (PIP assessment criteria

The value in volunteering - personal account

February - Focus on Nutrition Vitamin D

February/March - "Why wait?" for EDAW

What about us?

Beat report - Delaying for years, denied for months

April - What is diabetic retinopathy and why is it relevant to T1-ED and Diabulimia? - Factsheet

May - What is diabetic neuropathy? - Factsheet

June - What is diabetic gastroparesis? - Factsheet

July - What is diabetic nephropathy? - Factsheet

August - Body Dysmorphic Disorder - Factsheet

September - Barriers to Treatment/ Barriers to Recovery - Print out for HCPs

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