Type 1 Diabetes

Beauty Queen Sparks #ShowMeYourPump Diabetes Trend

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Earlier this month, Bethany Townsend inspired other Crohn's Disease sufferers to post pictures of their colonoscopy bags online, now another fearless ...

There Is No Such Thing As Being Fat And Healthy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An extensive study, involving 61,000 people and going back as far as the 1950s, has revealed that being fat and fit is a complete myth. Previously...

Gene Discovery May Dramatically Help Diabetes And Pancreatic Disorders, Experts Say

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists say they have made a breakthrough on possible treatments for diabetes and pancreatic problems. Researchers at the University of Exeter M...

Virus 'May Trigger Type 1 Diabetes'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A specific virus family has been implicated in the development of Type 1 diabetes, raising the prospect of vaccinations against the disease. Data f...

Diabetes: What Should You Eat?

Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Diabetes, the disease which means the pancreas stops producing insulin altogether or doesn't produce enough, can have a big impact on what you eat. As...

'A Real Shock'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2013 | UK

Theresa May has spoken of her shock after being diagnosed with a chronic illness, but insisted it will not affect her demanding political career. T...

Are Diabetes Deaths Going Up or Down?

Bridget Turner | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Bridget Turner

If you have diabetes then, yes, you are less likely to die before your time than you would have been 20 years ago. In the mid-1990s, someone with diabetes was roughly twice as likely to die in any given year as someone without it.They are now one-and-a-half times more likely to die in any given year.

Fewer Than One In Ten Parents Can Identify Diabetes Signs

PA | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Fewer than one in 10 parents can identify the symptoms of Type 1 diabetes, figures suggest. Just 9% of parents know that excessive thirst, extreme ...

'4.4 Million Affected By Diabetes By 2020'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The number of people with diabetes is expected to reach 4.4 million by 2020 as the obesity epidemic takes its toll, a charity has warned. Over the ...

Are Scientists Getting Closer To Finding A Cure For Diabetes?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

American scientists believe that a cure for diabetes could be on the way after they discovered a link between stem cells and their ability to ‘re-ed...