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Diabulimia campaign launched

Eating disorders in people with type 1 diabetes are at the forefront of a national awareness campaign. A leading type 1 diabetes organisation has released a selection of surveys on diabulimia, a serio...

Diabetes technology survey launched

Inpatient teams are being asked to complete a survey on how they use technology to help care for people with diabetes who are admitted to hospital.  The confidential questionnaire has been launched by...

Volunteers sought for type 1 diabetes summer camps

Healthcare professionals with an interest in diabetes are being sought to volunteer at a type 1 diabetes camp this summer.  Clinicians are being encouraged to sign up as volunteers to ‘enhance their p...

Peripheral arterial disease pathway published

The Vascular Society has recently published a quality improvement framework (QIF) for peripheral arterial disease. A Best Practice Clinical Care Pathway for Peripheral Arterial Disease reacts to recom...

GLP-1s could reduce severe cardiovascular episodes and stroke risk

New research says GLP-1 receptor agonist therapy could lower the risk of fatal or non-fatal stroke and death from cardiovascular causes in people with type 2 diabetes. The researchers analysed cardiov...

Diabetic retinopathy identified as ‘risk marker’ in coronary artery disease

A new study suggests that the presence and the degree of diabetic retinopathy are independent factors in predicting severe coronary atherosclerosis in people with type 2 diabetes.  Using the results, ...

Top diabetes consultant becomes latest podcast guest

A prominent consultant in diabetes spoke to our reporter, Lucy Holmes, about the GIRFT programme in the latest episode of The Inpatient Podcast.  Professor Partha Kar, who is the National Specialty Ad...

Event focussing on diabetes technology is announced

Healthcare professionals working in diabetes care are invited to attend an established event dedicated to the latest technological developments in the sector. Entitled ‘The Future of Diabetes Care’, t...

Agenda revealed for Kidney Conference 2022

An upcoming national diabetic kidney disease conference will cover hot topics including prevention, early diagnosis and how to manage the condition.  Diabetes UK has opened the registration and publis...