Monthly Archives: February 2016

Online hypo programme launched

19th February 2016

An interactive online hypoglycaemia programme to help people with diabetes and those around them has been launched. The Hypo Training Program has been launched by Diabetes.co.uk, which ...

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Councils ‘in child obesity fight’

18th February 2016

Pubs, restaurants and cinema chains should clearly display the calorie content in food and drink, according to an organisation which represents councils across the UK. Chains with more than 20 ...

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Clinical champion recruitment drive starts

18th February 2016

Healthcare professionals who have experience in treating diabetes are being asked to sign up as local volunteers to help with the “diabetes crisis”. Leading charity Diabetes UK is ...

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Pioneering devise approved for children

18th February 2016

A glucose monitoring system designed to eliminate the need for routine finger pricks has been approved for the use of 4-17 year olds. The FreeStyle® Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System uses ...

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Donation makes forthcoming conference free

18th February 2016

A last minute donation ahead of the 2016 People with Diabetes Conference means the event has now been made free to attend. The PWDC16 event, which has been organised by Team Blood Glucose and the ...

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