Diabetes

About diabetes

Learn more about diabetes here including signs and symptoms of diabetes and what the different diabetes types are.

Busting myths about diabetes

Do you still believe that eating too much sugar will cause diabetes? Don’t – here are six myths you must stop believing today…

Accuracy of standard diabetes test improved

Researchers say a new approach will enable many patients and their doctors to do a better job controlling blood sugar levels and reduce the long-term risks of heart attack, stroke, blindness and kidney failure.

WATCH: Can diabetes be reversed?

On World Diabetes Day we take a look at lifestyle changes – and if they are effective enough to change the course of the disease.

SEE: 12 facts about diabetes

This World Diabetes Day (14 November 2016) we look at 12 facts about Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes that you may not know.

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Dr. May currently works as a fulltime endocrinologist and has been in private practice since 2004. He has a variety of interests, predominantly obesity and diabetes, but also sees patients with osteoporosis, thyroid disorders, men's health disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, polycystic ovaries, and disorders of growth. He is a leading member of several obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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