It is “imperative” that patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes during their 20s, 30s and 40s receive significant support on optimising their treatment and self-management skills, warn researchers in light of a new study on mortality risk.
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Patients with long-term conditions, such as diabetes, could one day benefit from new types of sensor technology that are being developed by UK researchers.
Diabetes and worse blood glucose control are associated with long-term cognitive decline, according to new study of some 5,000 older people in the UK.
The charity Diabetes UK is looking for nurses to take part in its “clinical champions” programme and lead improvements in diabetes care.
Environmental temperatures of over 25 degrees Celsius are associated with a significant increase in the risk of being misdiagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy, warn Greek researchers.
A community nursing student has been recognised as one of the highest achieving nurses in the country during her graduation from the University of Chester.
Women who have gestational diabetes during pregnancy have a higher than usual risk of developing type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and ischemic heart disease in the future, according to researchers.
Obese patients who undergo weight-loss surgery have a lower death rate than those who receive other forms of treatment, according to a new study.
Breastfeeding for six months or more nearly halves the risk of women developing type 2 diabetes, a new long-term US study has found.
Well over a third of patients with type 2 diabetes say they do not fully understand their heightened risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to a small survey by a pharmaceutical company.