Monthly Archives: May 2016

Diabetes conference shares good practice

24th May 2016

Healthcare professionals from the North East with a clinical interest in diabetes care gathered to share good practice. More than 70 people attended the Using Audit to Improve Diabetes Care ...

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Kent charity donates free diabetes packs

20th May 2016

Newly diagnosed people in Kent are to be given a free information pack about diabetes, a charity has announced. The Paula Carr Diabetes Trust, which is based in Ashford, will be distributing the ...

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Diabetes professor collects CBE

20th May 2016

A doctor who established an international centre of excellence in diabetes research has been presented with a CBE by Prince Charles. Professor Melanie Davies was made a Commander of the Order of ...

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Diabetes booklet for schools published

20th May 2016

A free booklet for schools containing essential information about diabetes has been published by a charity. The InDependent Diabetes Trust has released the 16-page information document as part of ...

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Diabetes forum helps 200,000 people

19th May 2016

A total of 200,000 people have improved their health since joining a leading online diabetes forum.  Diabetes.co.uk is Europe’s fastest-growing online community for people living with ...

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Commissioning network launched

19th May 2016

A network for healthcare professionals involved in commissioning to share information about diabetes care has been launched. Diabetes UK’s Commissioning Network is a free online resource and ...

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Prevention programme update

18th May 2016

The first wave of the Healthier You: The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme is currently being delivered, the director of the project has announced.  Once the first wave roll out is completed, 45 ...

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