Diabetes community responds to sugar tax

17th March 2016

There has been a mixed response by leading diabetes charities about the Chancellor’s sugar tax on soft drinks. Chris Askew, Diabetes UK’s chief executive, said the announcement was ...

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Teenage girl spreads type 1 message

16th March 2016

A teenage girl has appealed to the diabetes community to “live life to the fullest” despite having the chronic condition. Millie Hainge, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when ...

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Diabetes consultants launch new type 1 event

9th March 2016

An event created to inspire people with type 1 diabetes to “think differently” about their condition takes place this weekend. The Talking About Diabetes (TAD) meeting has been organised by a ...

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Cyclists hand fundraising cheque to JDRF

12th January 2016

A team of cyclists who covered 180 miles during a bike ride have raised more than £1,000 for the diabetes charity JDRF. The bikers, from Nipro Medical Europe which makes blood glucose meters, ...

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