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Tweet Last month I got the chance to attend the 2016 American Diabetes Association (ADA) meeting in New Orleans. Not only is New Orleans an incredible city to visit (I managed to squeeze in a few oysters and some jazz), but 16,000 diabetes researchers and healthcare professionals in one place is a pretty amazing sight as well.…

Tweet Share Most of us on this blog site seem to consume information: Victoria researches treatments for gastroparesis, Andy shares experiences in his DUK group, Olly wrote about the advice his wife has shared about diabetes at school, Dr Alex informs us of the research he is undertaking, … And I hoover up information about…

Tweet Share So, as anyone who has spent a long time eating unhealthily food will tell you, or anyone who ever saw a Gillian McKeith programme before she lost it in the jungle (I won’t call her doctor as she wrote off for that qualification) your bowels pay for it sooner or later. Now I…

Tweet Share Today we feature a blog from one of the teams here at Diabetes UK – The Library and Information Team. Here they tell us about the history of Metformin… Diabetes UK is occasionally asked about the evidence for and effectiveness of a variety of alternative treatments such as herbal remedies or vitamin supplements.…