Diabetes has hit the headlines in a big way this week. That’s not unusual in itself, but this week the main focus has been on presenter Paul Hollywood’s entirely misplaced description of a Bake Off dish being ‘diabetes on a plate’. He has subsequently apologised and the comment will be redacted from any further screening…

NICE have now announced that they will be updating four sets of diabetes guidance: Guidance from the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is generally seen as setting the standard for healthcare services in England. It is particularly influential in guiding commissioners on what should be provided to patients, and on what services…

We’re always looking at new ways we can strengthen our relationships with MPs so that they’re more likely to advocate for better diabetes care and treatment in parliament. This year, for the first time, MPs had the opportunity to experience what it’s like to live with diabetes. In practice, this meant a crash course in living…