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Low carb diet saves NHS £4m in diabetes costs

The support being offered by an online low carb programme has so far saved the NHS £4 million in deprescription costs, it has been revealed. To read more, click here

Technology guide to NICE information released

An online guide explaining the new NICE recommendations on treatments and technology for adults with type 1 diabetes has been launched. To read more, click here.

Diabetes NHS costs could hit £17 billion

The future of the NHS is at risk because the cost of treating diabetes could hit £17 billion by 2035, health experts have warned. To read more, click here

Diabetes amputation rates on the rise

Scarborough in North Yorkshire and Mansfield in Nottinghamshire have the highest diabetes amputation rates in England, figures suggest. To read more, click here

Diabetes Awareness Month kicks off

Healthcare professionals and people with diabetes are being invited to take part in Diabetes Awareness Month which started in November.

It is the second year the campaign, which was originally created in America, has been run in the UK by the online member forum diabetes.co.uk.

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