Monthly Archives: March 2017

TREND-UK announces nursing conference dates

23rd March 2017

Details for the next TREND-UK National Diabetes Nursing Conference have been unveiled. Now in its seventh year, the event will once again be held at two different locations. The first one will ...

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NINJABETIC – The language of diabetes

22nd March 2017

At this year’s Diabetes UK Professional Conference I had the pleasure of presenting with a fellow patient advocate, and amazing leader in diabetes youth work, Dani Cochrane. Dani and I were ...

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Study highlights SGLT-2 inhibitor benefits

22nd March 2017

The rate of hospitalisation for heart failure and the risk of death from any cause is significantly reduced by SGLT-2 inhibitors, an international study has found. Research sponsored by ...

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The Big Interview – Nicola Lewis

17th March 2017

Nicola Lewis has been a DSN for nearly 19 years and had lived and breathed diabetes in her professional life. However, she was forced to deal with it personally, when her young daughter Olivia ...

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NDA seeks new GP clinical lead

17th March 2017

The National Diabetes Audit (NDA) is seeking a new GP clinical lead, it has been announced. Professor Roger Gadsby MBE, who was appointed in the role in 2012, is stepping down and his replacement ...

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