Monthly Archives: May 2015

New study into diabetes and depression

8th May 2015

Volunteers are being sought to take part in research into the causes of depression in people with diabetes. The University of Liverpool study hopes to identify the underlying reasons and risk ...

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Proud family praise fundraising Lenny

8th May 2015

A youngster with Type 1 diabetes and his dad have completed a marathon challenge to raise funds for JDRF. Lenny Lehane, aged 10, ran the children’s ‘Mini Mile’ of the Brighton Marathon, ...

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Rise in obesity across Europe predicted

8th May 2015

Europe will face a major obesity crisis by 2030 sparking fears of a rise in Type 2 diabetes, according to the latest projections by the World Health Organization (WHO). In the UK, one third (33 ...

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Charity in ‘virtual flashmob’ stunt

8th May 2015

A charity promoting access to diabetes technology is encouraging people to take part in a ‘virtual flashmob’ to raise vital funds. INPUT is asking people to text “INPU31 ...

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Controversy poured over red wine claims

8th May 2015

New research suggesting red wine can help improve the management of Type 2 diabetes has been described as “extremely weak” by Diabetes UK. A study has claimed a glass of red wine each ...

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