Browsing Category

Topics

Our London Bridges Challenge starts, literally, as a walk in the park. But, after starting in the beautiful Battersea Park, the full 10-mile distance takes you right the way through the heart of London, across 12 bridges and to spectacular sights that make it more than just ‘a walk in the park’. That said, this challenge really…

A couple of weeks ago we updated you on Type 2 diabetes research news at the American Diabetes Association meeting in Orlando. But we’re not done! There’s plenty more to share. Here’s the latest on diet myths, celebrating the mouse, and the importance of wellbeing.  Busting some diet myths  Dr Catherine Champagne and Melinda Maryniuk…

On 19 July, we took our #FightForFlash campaign to parliament. Thousands of supporters asked their MP to attend the Diabetes All Party Parliamentary Group meeting on the current postcode lottery of access to flash glucose monitoring technology. It was inspiring to see so many people there, sharing their incredible stories and bringing to life the benefits…

Thought you couldn’t run a marathon? Think again. Our new Run26 challenge is open to runners of all abilities. You’re not expected to run long distances straightaway and can go at your own pace. So with the challenge open for those looking to get into running for the first time, or wanting to keep fit,…

Last month, along with 16,000 diabetes researchers and healthcare professionals, I got the chance to attend the American Diabetes Association meeting in Orlando. Here’s what was on the agenda for Type 2 research. DiRECT gets air time With the first-year results of the DiRECT trial announced in December last year, the second-year results are hotly anticipated. In the meantime,…