In a regular blog series, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, rounds up the latest diabetes news. This week Simon updates on pharmacists, superbugs, epidemics, prescriptions, activity and psychological support. The pharmacist will see you now… NHS England is continuing to build on its programme of pharmacists working alongside GPs…

In a regular blog series, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, rounds up the latest diabetes news. This week Simon updates on technologies, medicines and treatments. Big and bigger data Sugar.IQ is the first app to come out of a collaboration between Medtronic and IBM’s Watson supercomputer and it gives…

In a regular blog series, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, rounds up the latest diabetes news. This week Simon updates on research. A Cure In Mice? Researchers at the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio have managed to reverse Type 1 diabetes in mice by making other cells…

In a regular blog series, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, rounds up the latest diabetes news. This week Simon updates on NICE guidelines and data protection. New NICE guidance for Type 2 diabetes This month NICE released the update to their guidance on the management of T2D. Following the…

In a regular blog series, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, rounds up the latest diabetes news. This week Simon updates on new research developments. Diabetes deaths Traditionally it has been very difficult to get an accurate record of the numbers of deaths related to diabetes. This is because diabetes…