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Charity marks anniversary at conference

24th October 2014

Members of a diabetes charity came together to celebrate its 20-year birthday. Almost 100 people attended the InDependent Diabetes Trust’s Anniversary Conference on Saturday, October 18, at ...

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Charity hits out at ‘pre-diabetes’ scare

12th September 2014

The “artificially created” medical condition pre-diabetes could be causing more harm than good, according to the InDependent Diabetes Trust (IDDT). The recently conceived term ‘pre-diabetes’ ...

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Diabetes recipe book shifts 1,000 copies

28th August 2014

More than 1,000 copies of a diabetes recipe book “with a difference” published by the InDependent Diabetes Trust have now been sold. As well as recipes, Diabetes – Food, Meds and More has an ...

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Living with Diabetes Survey 2014 launched

18th July 2014

A diabetes charity is urging people with the condition to complete a food-themed survey to help inform future campaigning work. The InDependent Diabetes Trust has launched its Living with ...

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Editor runs 14 miles for diabetes charity

18th June 2014

Diabetes Times editor Oliver Jelley and his brother helped raise £500 for the InDependent Diabetes Trust (IDDT) by completing a 14-mile run along a disused railway line. Oliver and Ben Jelley ran ...

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Diabetes campaigner awarded MBE

14th June 2014

Diabetes campaigner Jenny Hirst who successfully fought a ten-year battle on behalf of patients against the pharmaceutical industry has been made an MBE. Jenny Hirst, co-chair and co-founder of ...

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