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Upcoming webinar to focus on hybrid closed loop technology in pregnancy

Diabetes healthcare professionals are invited to sign up for a hybrid closed loop and pregnancy webinar taking place next month during Insulin Safety Week 2024. The benefits and barriers to using hybr...

Identifying cause of DKA is vital, researcher says

Detecting what triggers diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) will help to prevent the development of the potentially life-threatening complication, a researcher specialising in diabetes and endocrinology has r...

‘Innovative approaches’ to diabetic neuropathy to be explored at Royal Society of Medicine masterclass

Novel ways to tackle the “substantial burden” of diabetic neuropathy will be under the spotlight at an upcoming masterclass delivered by the Royal Society of Medicine. Healthcare professionals, resear...

NHS rolls out artificial pancreas in world first move

Tens of thousands of children and adults living with type 1 diabetes across England are set to receive an ‘artificial pancreas’ in a world-first initiative being rolled out by the NHS.  The groundbrea...

Exciting line-up announced for inaugural national obesity conference

The Obesity & Weight Management Alliance is proud to unveil the impressive speaker line-up for its inaugural conference, set to be a key event in the fight against obesity.   Chaired by the esteem...

Top health accolade presented to diabetes nurse

A distinguished award has been presented to a lead inpatient diabetes specialist nurse for improving patient care. The British Journal of Nursing’s Diabetes Nurse of the Year Award has been given to P...

Healthcare professionals urged to sign up for AI and diabetic foot ulcer webinar

A new online event dedicated to artificial intelligence and diabetic foot ulcer management has attracted a huge amount of interest less than a month after opening registrations. SpectralMD will be hos...

Insulin Safety Week 2024 – the importance of insulin safety in a new tech age for diabetes

Building on the incredible success of last year’s campaign, Insulin Safety Week returns this year with a focus on safe use of diabetes technology – supporting efforts across the UK to reduce insulin e...

Responses sought for NHS diabetes survey

Individuals living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are being urged to fill in a ‘first of its kind’ survey to help improve diabetes care.  Entitled ‘National Diabetes Experience Survey’, the NHS Englan...