Date announced for Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Week 2022
Healthcare professionals working in diabetes care are being encouraged to get behind a national type 2 diabetes awareness week next month.
Taking place from Monday, May 23 to Sunday, May 29, Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Week will raise awareness of type 2 diabetes and share how to reduce the risks associated with developing the condition.
This year, the annual awareness week is being supported by Diabetes UK, Public Health England and NHS England – all of which are campaign partners.
More information on how to get involved with Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Week 2022 will be shared in the forthcoming weeks, organisers have announced.
According to Diabetes UK, more than 13 million people in the UK are at an increased risk of being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, but they are being urged to take the necessary steps to avoid developing the condition.