Monthly Archives: July 2017

NICE briefing on glucose monitoring device

5th July 2017

The National Institute For Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has developed a medtech innovation briefing (MIB) on the FreeStyle Libre for glucose monitoring. The device works by taking ...

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Bovine insulin to be discontinued

5th July 2017

People who rely on beef (bovine) insulin are being warned it is being discontinued, although, importantly, pork insulin will still be available. Wockhardt UK, the company that makes the product, ...

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Nominations open for diabetes hero award

4th July 2017

People are being encouraged to nominate their diabetes hero in this year’s Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes Awards. The three categories available to choose from is the outstanding educator ...

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