Monthly Archives: October 2015

Hospitals support Hypo Awareness Week

8th October 2015

A total of 126 hospitals across the country are currently taking part in a national campaign to raise awareness of hypoglycaemia. Hypo Awareness Week 2015, which began on Monday, October 5, and ...

Read more

2015 #Insulin4all campaign launches

7th October 2015

A charity is ​calling for insulin ​and other vital diabetes supplies​ ​to be made ​available for all as part of a campaign to mark World Diabetes Day (WDD). The #insulin4all campaign is led ...

Read more

Diabetes community needed for online survey

7th October 2015

People with diabetes are being called upon to complete an online survey which will explore how important it is for them to self-manage their condition. The findings from the Preferences in ...

Read more

Diabetes.co.uk wins top health award

2nd October 2015

A leading diabetes online forum has been named the winner of a prestigious health award for a life-saving social media campaign. Diabetes.co.uk, which is Europe’s largest community website for ...

Read more

‘Positive results’ from new DMR therapy

2nd October 2015

A trial testing a new duodenal resurfacing procedural therapy has produced significant changes in blood sugar for people with type 2, it has been announced. Fractyl’s Revita™ Duodenal Mucosal ...

Read more

Agenda for annual diabetes nurse event set

2nd October 2015

Diabetes nurses across the UK are gearing up to attend an annual conference which is set to take place later this month. Members of the Diabetes Inpatient Specialist Nurse (DISN) UK Group will be ...

Read more

Hypo campaign taking place next week

1st October 2015

A national campaign to raise awareness of hypoglycaemia in hospitals takes place next week. Hypo Awareness Week 2015 runs from October  5 to 11 with the aim of helping inpatient staff recognise ...

Read more