IDDT

Diabetes passports for schools launched

21st May 2015

Schools are being encouraged to adopt a new diabetes ‘passport’ to help drive up standards of care for pupils with the condition. Launched by the InDependent Diabetes Trust (IDDT), the booklet is ...

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Christmas recipes and advice

12th December 2014

Tips and advice aimed at cutting Christmas calories and carbohydrates in “an easy way” have been published by a diabetes charity. The InDependent Diabetes Trust has issued its ‘Christmas Tips’, ...

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Diabetes campaigner collects MBE

26th November 2014

A diabetes campaigner who successfully fought a ten-year battle against the pharmaceutical industry has been presented with an MBE by Prince Charles. Jenny Hirst, co-chair and co-founder of the ...

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Charity marks anniversary at conference

24th October 2014

Members of a diabetes charity came together to celebrate its 20-year birthday. Almost 100 people attended the InDependent Diabetes Trust’s Anniversary Conference on Saturday, October 18, at ...

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Charity hits out at ‘pre-diabetes’ scare

12th September 2014

The “artificially created” medical condition pre-diabetes could be causing more harm than good, according to the InDependent Diabetes Trust (IDDT). The recently conceived term ‘pre-diabetes’ ...

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