Latest News

  • Reimbursement of FreeStyle Libre

    22 January 2018 Diabetes Ireland welcomes the decision announced by Minister Harris on Friday 19th January but question the restrictions.   Minister for Health Simon Harris TD announced on Friday the HSE’s decision to reimburse FreeStyle Libre for children and young adults with Type 1 diabetes. Freestyle Libre is an innovative new technology whereby a... View Article

    Read More
  • Ascensia launch smarter Contour Diabetes APP

    ASCENSIA DIABETES CARE LAUNCHES SMARTER VERSION OF CONTOUR®DIABETES APP WITH NEW FEATURES TO SUPPORT SELF-MANAGEMENT    12th December, 2017 – Ascensia Diabetes Care has announced the launch of its upgraded version of the CONTOUR®DIABETES app in Ireland. It includes the new My Patterns feature, which can more intelligently analyse blood glucose results received from the... View Article

    Read More
  • Diabetes UK announce ‘DIRECT’ trial results after Year 1

    6 November 2017: Diabetes UK has announced a breakthrough today, in using a low-calorie diet to put Type 2 diabetes into remission in some people. This study called, DIRECT (Diabetes Remission Clinical Trial) has reached the end of its first year and 45.6% of those who followed a low-calorie diet, under the supervision of a... View Article

    Read More

Corporate Partners

Abbott Diabetes CareJohnson & JohnsonAstra ZenecaAscensiaBoehringer IngelheimLillyMSDNovartisNovo NordiskSanofi AventisMiWadi 0% Sugar