Find out more about ‘our heroes’ and their experiences of living with Type 1 diabetes and the mylife YpsoPump. Read their stories or connect with them on social media for diabetes tips, stories and perspectives.


Year of birth: 1989

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Diabetes since: February 2009


Year of birth: 1996

Location: Sydney, Australia

Diabetes since: 2009


Year of birth: 1980

Location: Perth, Australia

Diabetes since: 1997


Year of birth: 1964

Location: Brisbane, Australia

Diabetes since: 1969

Latest posts

Another step in my mylife YpsoPump journey

Ashley's blog posts

A week ago I received my new Unio Neva meter in the mail (and by the way, I love the custom mylife Diabetescare washi tape!). Alongside the meter, there were some test strips, a bottle of control solution – which I have not seen in a long time – and a lifetime supply of lancets.

Dealing with the real-life challenges of diabetes

Ashley's blog posts

In the past few months, I have experienced some of the frustrations that can happen when you live with diabetes. But they have been relatively easy to deal with, thanks to the features of the pump and the support from Ypsomed.

The start of my journey with mylife YpsoPump

Ashley's blog posts

I have recently started using the mylife YpsoPump to manage my diabetes. So far, I have been impressed with both the pump itself and the support provided by Ypsomed.