Diabetes

Living with diabetes

How to exercise as a diabetic

Exercising as a diabetic can be tricky. We spoke to Crossfit coach, Mark Koekemoer, a type 1 diabetic, about how he trains and what advice he has for other diabetics.

New model predicts complications in type 1 diabetics

Researchers have developed a new model for predicting complications in type 1 diabetics, considering factors such as HDL cholesterol, waist-hip ratio and age, with the aim of using preventative measures to avoid complications occurring.

Keep an eye on diabetes

This World Diabetes Day, be aware about how diabetes affects eyes and vision and know your ‘score’.

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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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