MHRA (the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) have issued a warning to users of insulin pumps which have been manufactured by Tandem Diabetes Care, following reported incidents of an exposed component in the power adaptor which may cause an electrical shock to the user or patient
Diabetes UK Northern Ireland is excited to announce the launch of the 2020 Inspire Awards. The awards celebrate the many ways people from right across Northern Ireland go above and beyond to help the local diabetes community.
The Inspire Awards recognise the passion and determination of all the volunteers, who help raise awareness, fundraise and campaign on diabetes issues.
An officer worker is swimming the equivalent of the English Channel to raise vital funds for Diabetes UK.
Helen Hill, 43, is taking on the swimming challenge of the year, Swim22, between 22 February and 22 May. She was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in February 2019 and has transformed her health over the year by losing more than 11 stone in
A Children and type 1 Diabetes Day is taking place on 3 February to raise awareness of early symptoms, so that children can be diagnosed before they become seriously unwell.
Amy Evans, former Wales international rugby player is now an ambassador for the Diabetes UK Cymru’s Know type 1 campaign. The Ospreys women player of the year in 2019 won 35 caps since making her debut against England in 2015 and now runs her own fitness centre in Aberdare.