Type 2

Diabetes total rises to over 4 million

5th January 2016

More than four million people now have diabetes in the UK mainly due to a rise in type 2 diabetes, according to a leading charity. The new figures, extracted from GP patient data and released by ...

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Diabetes mentoring scheme launched

18th December 2015

A new mentoring campaign where the diabetes community will help support newly diagnosed people has been launched. The Paula Carr Diabetes Trust is inviting people already living with diabetes to ...

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Pancreas weight loss ‘reverses type 2’

17th December 2015

Losing just one gram of fat from the pancreas could help reverse the effects of type 2 diabetes, according to new research. The study, led by Professor Roy Taylor of Newcastle University, ...

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NHS leaders criticised over diabetes care

18th November 2015

NHS leaders have been called on to defend their record of care for people living with diabetes in England by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Committee chair, Meg Hillier MP, reminded ...

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