World Diabetes Day – Free Diabetes Screening

Its coming up to that time of the year again, November being dedicated to raising the profile of diabetes across the world. World Diabetes Day is celebrated on the 14th November which is the birthday of Frederick Banting, one of the founding fathers of insulin. So Diabetes Insight is doing its bit to raise awareness on…

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Night Shift Workers Increased Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes

A recent study published in Natural Genetics has found new evidence in the link between the hormone melatonin which regulates the body’s sleep-wake cycle and Type 2 diabetes. Research conducted previously has found that people who work night shifts are at a slightly increased risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes and heart disease. Other studies have also…

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