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Scotland leads the way in Type 1 diabetes research Diabetes UK and the Chief Scientist Office (CSO) of the Scottish Government have today announced joint funding of over £675,000 to establish a major resource in Scotland for research into Type 1 diabetes. The “Scottish Diabetes Research Network (SDRN) Type 1 Diabetes Bioresource” will see the development… Read More »

Diabetes Consultation

As I mentioned in an earlier post I went along to the Scottish Diabetes Action Plan Consultation organised by Diabetes UK yesterday evening and it was all quite interesting. The meeting was intended to give the Scottish Government feedback on what us pancreatically-challenged ruffians want out of our health service and so, in my view… Read More »

Scottish diabetes consultation

Diabetes UK are currently running a consultation on diabetes care in sunny Scotland, so any lovely readers from north of the border might be interested in completing the survey here: http://www.diabetes.org.uk/In_Your_Area/Scotland/Diabetes_in_Scotland/Better-diabetes-care–survey/ I think there’s a chance you could win a Wii, so it might be worth doing it for that alone!