Professor Melanie Davies

Weight loss surgery aids physical activity

25th May 2016

People who have their stomachs surgically reduced are more mobile and movement becomes easier, a study has found. The research also suggested that patients who undergo weight loss surgery are ...

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Diabetes professor collects CBE

20th May 2016

A doctor who established an international centre of excellence in diabetes research has been presented with a CBE by Prince Charles. Professor Melanie Davies was made a Commander of the Order of ...

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Diabetes centre commended in parliament

4th March 2016

The work of an international centre of excellence in diabetes research and education based in Leicester has been highly praised in parliament. Keith Vaz, MP for Leicester East, made the comments ...

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Type 2 ‘cost effective’ drug unveiled

3rd March 2016

Xultophy (IDegLira) has been found to be more cost-effective when compared with current basal insulin intensification in people with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes. The findings of the once-daily ...

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Global focus on diabetes

5th February 2016

Good practice in diabetes care and type 2 prevention from across the world was exchanged at a conference this week. More than 100 delegates with an interest in diabetes attended the International ...

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