Monthly Archives: March 2016

Positive response to diabetes food campaign

3rd March 2016

An online guide to eating and diet has helped people with diabetes address their relationship with food, a leading charity has announced. Diabetes UK said 82 per cent of people who participated ...

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Cartoons used to improve diabetes safety

3rd March 2016

A drive is underway to improve the care of people with diabetes admitted to hospitals in Leicester. Two initiatives have been set up to help doctors at the University Hospital of Leicester NHS ...

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Insulin safety CPD module released

3rd March 2016

A new module aimed at helping healthcare professionals to reduce insulin errors has been released. The free e-learning CPD accredited programme called Six Steps to Insulin Safety has been ...

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Type 2 ‘cost effective’ drug unveiled

3rd March 2016

Xultophy (IDegLira) has been found to be more cost-effective when compared with current basal insulin intensification in people with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes. The findings of the once-daily ...

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Diabetes conference opens in Glasgow

3rd March 2016

Experts in the field of diabetes have gathered in Glasgow for the Diabetes UK Professional Conference. The three-day annual event is taking place at the SECC and began on Wednesday, March 2. The ...

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Insulin administration guide launched

3rd March 2016

A new guide for managing insulin administration in the community has been launched at the Diabetes UK Professional Conference. The two-part guide has been compiled by Diabetes UK and accredited ...

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Diabetes forum announces elite Advisory Panel

1st March 2016

Europe’s largest diabetes forum for people with diabetes has announced an Advisory Panel. Diabetes.co.uk, which has more than 430,000 members, has launched the initiative to help “bridge the gap ...

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