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Diabetes medication 'crisis' is costing the NHS £1billion every year

Diabetes medication cost the NHS £1billion in the last year, as prescriptions for the condition reach record levels, official figures show. Almost one in 20 prescriptions written by GPs are now for diabetes treatment. Data from NHS Digital shows that of the £8.8billion spent on prescribing drugs in 2017/18, more than £1billion went on diabetes… Read More »

How going vegan may be the secret to managing diabetes

A study published in the journal BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care has suggested that vegan diets may help the management of diabetes. Photo: PA How going vegan may be the secret to managing diabetes Independent.ie Vegan diets may help the management of diabetes, a review has suggested. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/healthy-eating/how-going-vegan-may-be-the-secret-to-managing-diabetes-37477019.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37476827.ece/b4742/AUTOCROP/h342/HEALTH%20Dia%203.jpg Email Vegan diets may help… Read More »

Fasting to Reverse Diabetes

Diabetes is a very common condition in the United States, with more than 100 million adults estimated to be diabetic or pre-diabetic. To avoid a future filled with insulin injections, many people try to find non-pharmaceutical ways to deal with diabetes. To that end, there is new hope coming from research that suggests fasting could… Read More »