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Winter 2020

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.

Winter 2020

Front cover of winter edition f Update, featuring a woman smiling to camera while in her kitchen

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

The latest on the what, why and how of remission (PDF, 1.9MB) As NHS England’s remission programme gets underway, Senior Research Communications Officer Dr Faye Riley takes a look at the latest DiRECT findings and what’s next for remission research.

Medicine Digest (PDF, 1.9MB) The role of psychosocial factors in diabetic foot ulcers

Fact File #43 (PDF, 2.6MB) the impact of Covid-19 on physical activity for people living with long-term health conditions

Last Word (PDF, 1.6MB) Current Chair of Diabetes UK's Young Diabetologists and Endocrinologists Forum Dr Najaf Haider on how he came to love the field. 

Content not available online


  • Letter from the Chief Executive

  • Quality in Care Diabetes Awards 2020

  • EASD e-learning update

  • Diabetes UK Professional Conference

  • Flu update

Research focus

  • From the EASD online conference

  • Type 1 in babies

  • Immunotherapy biomarker


  •   Comment - Diabetes UK’s Bridget Turner on restoration of diabetes services post-Covid


  • NHS England Update on remission activity

  • Research - Diabetes UK’s new strategy

  • EASD - Around the diabetes world


  • Young Diabetologists and Endocrinologists’ Forum - Looking to 2021

Past issues

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