Monthly Archives: November 2015

Ninjabetic – diabulimia dangers

18th November 2015

As many people in the world of diabetes will know, November is Diabetes Awareness Month. It is a time to raise awareness around the misconceptions of the illness, the day-to-day living, the highs ...

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Diabetes Older People’s Network makes pledge

18th November 2015

A “commitment” to improve the care of older people with diabetes was made at a national meeting held last week. A series of high-profile speakers talked about the need to raise standards at the ...

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Thousands join forum’s campaign

18th November 2015

More than 7,000 people joined a social media campaign led by a leading diabetes forum ahead of World Diabetes Day (WDD). Diabetes.co.uk invited people with diabetes to send in pictures of ...

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NHS leaders criticised over diabetes care

18th November 2015

NHS leaders have been called on to defend their record of care for people living with diabetes in England by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Committee chair, Meg Hillier MP, reminded ...

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Winners of DESMOND awards revealed

16th November 2015

The winners of the 2015 Celebrating DESMOND Annual Awards Programme have been announced. Bernie Stribling, director of the DESMOND Programme, said the five winning entries showed “excellence” and ...

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Former diabetes MP joins JDRF charity

13th November 2015

The former MP and previous chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Diabetes has been made a vice-president of JDRF, the charity has announced. Adrian Sanders, who has lived with type 1 ...

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