Monthly Archives: September 2017

Hospital DKA treatment cost tops £2,000

7th September 2017

Treating diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in the UK costs more than £2,000 per episode, according to a national survey.  DKA is a commonly encountered metabolic emergency, but the costs of treating ...

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Low-carb diet ‘reduces risk of death’

7th September 2017

A low-carb diet which includes a moderate intake of fat, fruit and vegetables lowers the risk of death, according to research.  The findings of the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) ...

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Deadline for diabetes award nomination looms

6th September 2017

The deadline to nominate a ‘diabetes hero’ for a major award is looming, organisers have said. The Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes 2017 People’s Award entry deadline closes on Friday, ...

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