Have You Had Your Annual Diabetic Foot Check?
Research into diet and stopping the symptoms of type 2 diabetes are still in their infancy, but there are some interesting developments, writes Clair Naughton. ‘Reversing’ type 2 diabetes is something that is discussed regularly in magazines and on television with stories of people being ‘cured’ of diabetes. On closer inspection, all these stories have... View ArticleRead More
Have you registered for your free annual eye check? In Ireland, following years of campaigning, by the Diabetes Community, we now have a high quality diabetes retinopathy screening programme, called Diabetic RetinaScreen, which offers free annual screening to every person with diabetes over 12 years of age. Sadly many of our community in Ireland have... View ArticleRead More
The Diabetes Ireland team and the family, teenagers and children who attended our Type 1 family weekend had the best of times. The pictures say it all – Getting into the swing of things………… Despite the weather (and it poured!), the warriors got stuck in…… …and some fell out…..BRRRRRRrrr……. No fear….just perseverance……. For those who could... View ArticleRead More