Type 1 Diabetes

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...