Tweet It’s been quite a week. We’ve had a sugar levy surprise (that’s not a type of cupcake), launched the National Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Programme and, away from the public eye, Diabetes UK has supported the arrival into consultation of a new Diabetes Service Framework in Northern Ireland and been involved in finalising the…

Tweet This is a blog about sugar and the causes of diabetes. But let’s start with some facts. Most cases of Type 2 diabetes are linked to lifestyle and in particular to weight gain. But not all cases, and that’s important to remember. As also is the fact that Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes…