Raising awareness of diabetes on World Health Day

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Around 350 million people worldwide live with diabetes and the World Health Organisation (WHO) predicts that the disease will be the seventh leading cause of death by 2030. World Health Day...


Are you eating enough heart-friendly fibre?

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You’re probably aware that dietary fibre can help to promote a healthy digestive system, but did you know that a high fibre diet is also beneficial for your heart health? There...


Can a “sugar tax” make us a healthier nation?

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Calls for a so-called “sugar tax” have focused attention on the impact that the nation’s diet is having on its health. The National Obesity Conference has recommended a 50% tax on...


Diabetes Week: the real story

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Diabetes affects three million people in the UK and this looks set to increase to five million by 2025. Over the next decade, it is estimated that around 400 people a...


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February 25, 2020 at 8:00am
Here's our handy guide to pancake day for those patients who are managing their high cholesterol. We’ve got a recipe and advice on what toppings to have. Flip away!

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February 23, 2020 at 5:10pm
The MHRA is encouraging patients to know where they can report any unknown side effects they may experience with their medicines or medical devices. If you or someone you know has a problem, you can report this online at https://t.co/bUKh9dNM2p or download the app. #patientsafety