The lack of a specialist podiatrist for people suffering from Type 2 diabetes in the Western Trust should be subject to an urgent Department of Health workforce plan by 2019, the Auditor General, Kieran Donnelly, has recommended. Mr. Donnelly said the shortfall in provision for … [Read more...] about Lack of dedicated NW podiatrist among Type 2 diabetes failings
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THE type 2 diabetes epidemic is worse than previously feared - with experts predicting five million Brits are expected to suffer from the condition by 2020.The news comes as a study by data analysts at EXASOL found prescriptions for type 2 diabetes have … [Read more...] about Type 2 diabetes epidemic, driven by the obesity crisis, is WORSE than experts feared – with 5 million set to be diagnosed by 2020
DO you find yourself getting woken up on a nightly basis by the call of nature?Not only is it incredibly frustrating, but it could also be a sign of diabetes, high blood pressure or heart disease.One in three adults over the age of 30 get up in the middle of the night to pee, and … [Read more...] about One in three adults get up to pee in the night – but did you know it’s a sign of these KILLER diseases?
INTENSIVE therapy can reverse Type 2 diabetes in just four months, a study found.Patients were put on a strict diet, exercise regime and combination of drugs and insulin jabs.They received regular check-ups with a nurse and dietician.Some 41 per cent remained symptom-free three … [Read more...] about You CAN beat diabetes! Strict diet, exercise and drugs ‘helps reverse type 2 diabetes’
PRADER-WILLI syndrome is a genetic condition that is inherited purely by chance.It can lead to poor development, obesity and dysfunction in the nervous system – but what are the other signs? And is there a cure?PWS is a genetic condition that can impact muscle tone, sexual … [Read more...] about What is Prader-Willi syndrome, what are the symptoms of Harvey Price’s condition and how can it lead to over-eating?