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NHS England announce Type 2 remission pilot, and plans to double the size of the NHS England Diabetes Prevention Programme

NHS England has announced today that it will be doubling the size of its Diabetes Prevention Programme, and rolling out a pilot Type 2 diabetes remission programme, inspired by the DiRECT study we funded. 

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"I’ve gone from taking 16 tablets a day to zero"

I was shocked to be told I had Type 2 diabetes. I’d gone to the doctors because I was feeling unwell after putting on weight, had some tests done and the doctor told me that I had diabetes and my sugar levels were high.


"Flash is the most important tool I have to manage my diabetes"

Erin, 46, from Twickenham, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 10. She has been self-funding flash glucose monitoring for a year.

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