Diabetes Prevention

Can Mindfulness Help Kick Diabetes Into Touch?

Paul Adam Mudd | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Adam Mudd

A wee while ago, I spoke at a professional development event at the BBC in Glasgow on Mindfulness and Leadership. Whenever I talk about any aspect of Mindfulness, be that the personal or the professional, I always provide the evidence-base. The Why, not just the What and the How!

The Government's EatWell Guide IS NOT Responsible for Diabetes and Obesity

Emer Delaney | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emer Delaney

I must admit, I get increasingly frustrated with some of the reports I read in our papers these days. Take a recent article that appeared in The Daily...

Is NHS General Practice No Longer a Valued Member of the Family as It Turns 68?

Dr Michelle Drage, MBBS, FRCGP | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK
Dr Michelle Drage, MBBS, FRCGP

NHS general practice turns 68 today, which is a cause for celebration and a time to reflect on its place in the family of national institutions. But it feels like the mood of Government has turned from looking at general practice as a wise and valued guide through life, to seeing it as a burdensome hanger-on from a past age.

Six Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Emer Delaney | Posted 05.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emer Delaney

We're constantly told to watch what we eat, keep as active as we can, have a healthy lifestyle and manage our weight. But why are these messages so important and what are we all striving to achieve?

Couch Potatoes Who Watch TV Each Night Could Have Higher Diabetes Risk

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Those who choose to spend their evenings sat in front of the TV could be inadvertently increasing their risk of diabetes, research suggests. Scient...

The Fight Against Diabetes and Heart Disease Must Be Fought on Many Fronts

Simon Gillespie | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Gillespie

Around 3.2million people have Type 2 diabetes and there are 11.5million at high risk of it. Over seven million people across the UK are living with the burden of cardiovascular disease - and every day more than 100 people will have their lives cut short by heart disease and stroke.

How This Helps Lower Diabetes

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Type 2 diabetes can be staved off or prevented by a number of things, and recent research reveals that a pot of yogurt may help do just that. Acco...

Chocolate, Tea And Wine Could Guard Against Diabetes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Three million people in the UK have now been diagnosed with diabetes, according to charity Diabetes UK, which is why countless of research is constant...

Can Lifting Weights Slash Diabetes Risk?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Lifting weights can significantly reduce the risk of diabetes in men, a study has found. Regular weight training cut the chances of developing the ...

850,000 Do Not Know They Have Diabetes

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Almost one in 70 people are living with undiagnosed diabetes and are running the risk of "devastating" complications, the UK's leading diabetes charit...

Slow Down! Does Eating Too Fast Trigger Diabetes?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

People who wolf down their food are two times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than those who chew their food slowly, a recent study has reveale...

Could Eating This Trigger Diabetes?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Eating white rice may be linked to a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, researchers said today. A review of four studies involving around 350,000 peop...

24,000 Die Unnecessarily From Diabetes Each Year: Report

PA | Posted 12.02.2012 | UK

Up to 24,000 people with diabetes are dying unnecessarily every year, according to a new report. Most deaths could be avoided if they received b...

Scientist Reveal The Cure For Type 2 Diabetes

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Health experts have revealed that a simple, low-calorie diet is the key to beating type 2 diabetes, improving the condition better than any prescribed...