Monthly Archives: June 2016

Type 1 care in Dorset could be moved to GPs

22nd June 2016

The care of 50 per cent of people with type 1 diabetes in Dorset could be handed to GPs in the area under new proposals.  The plans form part of NHS Dorset clinical commissioning group’s (CCG) ...

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DSN Spotlight – Erwin Castro

16th June 2016

The role of the diabetes specialist nurse is hugely important in ensuring high-quality diabetes care. Our new DSN Spotlight series celebrates this great position and also aims to find out more ...

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The Big Interview – Arjun Panesar

16th June 2016

The Big Interview is a brand new monthly feature where The Diabetes Times interviews a leading figure in the diabetes community. This month we spoke to Arjun Panesar who is the chief technology ...

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Prevention programme to start in weeks

15th June 2016

Thousands of people at risk of type 2 diabetes will start to benefit from the first ever national NHS diabetes prevention programme across 10 areas in the next few weeks. The Healthier You: NHS ...

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Sanofi unveils iGlarLixi drug results

15th June 2016

A combination insulin/GLP-1 agonist drug has shown greater efficacy in controlling type 2 diabetes.  The results of the Sanofi drug iGlarLixi, formerly known as LixiLan, were unveiled at ...

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