Opinion and book reviews
This advertorial was sponsored by Novo Nordisk. The content was approved by the sponsoring company and the author prior to publication.Prior to 1985, insulin administration for people with diabetes meant using a large glass syringe and a reusable needle, both of which had to be sterilised by boiling.
People are more at risk of developing type 2 diabetes as they age.
Did you miss the latest #NurChat Twitter debate about diabetes? Let us sum it up for you…
‘The barriers come down and bit by bit you can see them realising they can live with their condition’Subscription
When a child or young person is diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes their life and their family’s lives changes forever. It is not easy for anyone. It is hard work day after day after day
‘We need more voices for practice nurses’Subscription
A passion for nursing has shaped the last three decades of Susan Nightingale’s life
I have long been concerned about power and ‘parentalism’ in healthcare.
A Man’s Guide To Healthy AgingSubscription
‘The style and structure allow you to look for things that you might want to know the answer to, or to browse through looking for bits of interest.’
Due to be published in August, the latest NICE guidelines for the management of type 2 diabetes have been available for consultation since January.
My father died three weeks ago.
Alcohol consumption has been an integral part of social activity in most countries since neolithic times. Today, approximately 90% of adults in the UK drink alcohol.