Type 2

New Type 2 education programme launched

7th January 2015

A new Type 2 diabetes structured education programme is now available to be commissioned by health providers and bought directly by people with the condition. The ‘Diabetes Manual Programme’ from ...

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Researchers claim Type 2 diabetes triumph

20th December 2014

Scientists have identified a protein in the body that may have the potential to prevent the development of obesity-driven Type 2 diabetes. Obesity is a key driver of Type 2 diabetes as excess ...

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Drive to prevent Type 2 diabetes announced

20th December 2014

The NHS will develop the first-ever national Type 2 diabetes prevention programme with Diabetes UK, it was revealed this week.  NHS England has announced on Friday, December 19, in the Five Year ...

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NICE publishes two diabetes consultations


16th December 2014

Health watchdog NICE has opened consultation on two draft guidelines for adults with Type 1 diabetes and children and young people with either Type 1 or 2. Last year there were 24,000 children ...

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