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Insulin and normal eating

Dose adjustment for normal eating (DAFNE) has been described as a radical approach to educating people with type 1 diabetes (Saunders, 2003). It is a trial that has been running in the UK for more than two years and is now being rolled out to a handful of centres around the country including Leicester, where the author works. The approach was originally developed in Germany and has formed the basis of care for patients with type1 diabetes for the past 20 years.

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