We hear often at Diabetes UK from people with diabetes that they want access to new technologies that can help them manage their diabetes. Today’s news that flash glucose monitoring will be made available across the NHS in the UK is just that; a technology which, evidence suggests, can improve diabetes control and quality of…

This week is Diabetes Week, our annual awareness-raising campaign and our theme is ‘Know Diabetes. Fight Diabetes’ which many of you will recognise as our new strapline. This year we’re raising awareness of the essential work Diabetes UK does in helping people to know their diabetes, and in fighting the challenges that diabetes presents. And…

In the year since many of us were last in a conference hall together in Glasgow, we have much to acknowledge and celebrate in diabetes care, treatment, prevention and research. In England, we’re on the threshold of £42 million of new investment being committed to improve diabetes care and treatment, targeting access to education, inpatient…