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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 research. A Cure In Mice? Researchers at the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio have managed to reverse Type 1 diabetes in mice by making other cells…

For those that can remember it looks like an iPod only chunkier and black, with a rectangular LCD screen and some silver buttons. It fits snugly into the pocket of my jeans, where it sits most of the time, silently, reassuringly, feeding me my supply of insulin. The pump is connected to me by a…

Most of my climbing is done in the safe environment of a climbing gym in a church. However, due to my interest in climbing, I read articles about climbers, watch movies about climbing adventures and listen to radio interviews with climbers. Like watching Touching the Void about Joe Simpson and Simon Yates’s adventure in the Andes,…

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 NICE guidelines and data protection. New NICE guidance for Type 2 diabetes This month NICE released the update to their guidance on the management of T2D. Following the…