Practical Diabetes is a journal for healthcare professionals covering all aspects of diabetes care including type 1 and type 2 diabetes, obesity, new type 2 drugs, and diabetes complications.

The Practical Diabetes website provides up-to-date news, revision exercises for the Specialty Certificate Examination, diary dates, links to other important diabetes websites, plus the current and past issues of the journal.

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Latest News

“Smart” holograms are being developed to test blood, breath, urine, saliva or tear fluid for a wide range of compounds such as glucose,...

New research published in Diabetologia showed that higher consumption of yoghurt, compared with no consumption, can reduce the risk of new-onset type...

In a new study published in Neurology, researchers of the French Insitute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) in France, measured blood oestrogen...

Dates for your diary

29 April - 2 May 2014
UK Kidney Week 2014 - driving quality through research and team working, SECC, Glasgow website:

1 - 2 May 2014
Association of British Clinical Diabetologists Spring Meeting Radisson Blu, Edinburgh, UK website:

4 - 7 May 2014
World Congress of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Melbourne, Australia website:



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