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…

A  few hundred years ago, when some one wanted to get in touch they would knock on your door: there was no door bell and very few people had telephones. At the same time, no one considered whether they had “done enough exercise”: many were tired when they returned from a long day of manual work…