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As 2016 came to an end, we wanted to look back at all the brilliant things 2016 has brought to Diabetes UK research. We asked our colleagues here at Diabetes UK, what their research highlights of 2016 were… Gabriel from the Media Team chose a Diabetes UK funded trial, which showed that women with Type…

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. Blood glucose breathalyzer Researchers at the Western New England University have developed a breathalyzer which they believe will help people with diabetes to monitor their…

This is Rani and Sasi, two wonderful active community champions who work closely alongside me to reach out and engage with the Tamil worshippers at a temple in Ealing. Our action plan, still at the beginning stage, consists of volunteering more often at the temple – at least twice a month – to raise awareness of…

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 looks at updates on research. Eyes not on the prize 2Although about 80% of eligible people attend for regular retinal screening, the “Incentives in Diabetic Eye Assessment by Screening (IDEAS)” study…