Category Archives : Diabetes

Resources for Keeping You Motivated for Your Diabetes in 2015

Planning & Preparation There is absolutely no doubt and all the evidence points, that those who prepare for success will achieve their goals. Those who don’t are destined to fail. But there is a system to goal setting, motivating yourself and maintaining your success which must be planned. People tend to skip over this part, […]

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‘Fail to Prepare & Prepare to Fail’ When Self-Managing Your Diabetes

Over the last number of weeks there has been much to celebrate at Diabetes Insight HQ amongst our clients. HbA1c results that have practically halved, profound weight loss, lowering of cholesterol, blood pressure and a general overall feeling of better health. When asked what was the turning point in maintaining these changes that brought about […]

Study shows new patients with Diabetes Are Not Learning Self-Care

New diabetes patients aren’t participating in education and training programs that can help them control the chronic condition, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US. Fewer than 7% of newly diagnosed diabetes (both type 1 &2) patients take part in diabetes self-management and education training (DSMT) that […]


Fatty Liver Disease May Be Less Common in Type 1 Diabetes

Patients with type 1 diabetes may be protected from steatosis and hepatic insulin resistance, according to data published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Further, researchers found that, unlike in type 2 diabetes, obesity may not raise insulin requirements in type 1 diabetes. In this study, the researchers compared overweight adult patients with […]