Type 2

Tresiba significantly lowers hypo rates

13th June 2016

New results from two Phase 3b trials have shown people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes  treated with Tresiba® (insulin degludec) experienced significantly lower rates of several types of ...

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Major rise in type 2 diabetes over 12 months

13th June 2016

Almost a quarter of a million people have been diagnosed with diabetes in the last year largely down to a rise in type 2, Diabetes UK has announced. The charity has published the figures – which ...

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Participants needed for type 2 survey

17th May 2016

Healthcare professionals and members of the public are being asked to take part in a major survey looking at type 2 diabetes. The aim of the Diabetes UK project is to find out what the biggest ...

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Type 2 people at risk of liver disease

12th May 2016

People with type 2 diabetes are at greater risk of serious liver disease than those without the condition, according to a study. Over a 10 year period research teams from the Universities of ...

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Teen girls ‘more likely’ to get type 2

8th March 2016

Teenage girls are more likely to get type 2 diabetes than boys, according to new research. The findings unveiled at the Diabetes UK Professional Conference in Glasgow suggested that a hormone ...

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Stressed young men ‘at risk of type 2’

27th January 2016

Stressed young men may be at greater risk of getting type 2 diabetes in later life, according to new research. The findings of a study of 1.5 million men aged 18-years-old who were conscripted ...

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