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Winter 2014

Diabetes Update is Diabetes UK's quarterly publication for professionals working in diabetes healthcare and research.

Combining news, features, fact sheets and treatment overviews, the magazine is an accessible source of authoritative, up-to-date information about diabetes care and research.

Diabetes Update is free of charge to Professional Members of Diabetes UK. As a Professional Member, you will also automatically receive our healthcare professional e-newsletter every month.

Current issue: Winter 2014



To get a taste of what Diabetes Update has to offer, you can sample some key features from the latest issue. 


Guest editorial (PDF, 91KB)Dr Paru King on preconception care, pregnancy and diabetes

Audit (PDF, 1MB)The National Pregnancy in Diabetes Audit

Patient engagement (PDF, 130KB)Best practice in preconception care

Fact File (PDF, 75KB) Popular diets and Type 2 diabetes 

Medicine Digest (PDF, 6MB)Preparing for pregnancy

Read the original referenced version published in Diabetic Medicine

Fifteen-year trends and predictors of preparation for pregnancy in women with pre-conception Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes: a populationbased cohort studyor read theeditorial.

Content not available online



  • Letter from the Chief Executive
  • Quality in Care awards
  • Orthotics on prescription
  • Prediabetes prevention
  • Autumn conferences

Research focus

  • Stem cells to beta cells
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Blue light diabetes drug


  • Q&A: information prescriptions


  • Diabetes and alcohol
  • Biobanking
  • Diabetic nephropathy


  • Young diabetologists and endocrinologists' forum: children and young people's event
  • Book and DVD review: South Asian Health Foundation classics

Diary dates

  • 9 December 2014 - 30 November 2015
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