Building the Foundation of Lifestyle Management in Diabetes

Good lifestyle management for effective diabetes care is one of the core philosophy’s at Diabetes Insight. We now live in a world of convenience, relying too much on quick fixes to get us the results we want. I see this is both types of diabetes, but my opinion is that the issue of poor lifestyle…

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Type 2 Diabetes One day Course – March 7th 2015, Bandon, West Cork

This one day course is designed to give participants a comprehensive approach in self-managing your diabetes, by covering ALL aspects needed to self-manage with confidence and effectively. Set in scenic West Cork, in a peaceful rural setting, facilitated by Helena Farrell RGN, MSc, this day will offer individuals time to explore aspects of their diabetes…

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Dietary and Meal Planning at Diabetes Insight

  At Diabetes Insight we provide an integrated approach to diet and meal planning when a person has diabetes, regardless of whether it is Type 1 or 2 Diabetes. All our advice is based on the Low Glycaemic Index Diet as this had provided our clients with the most consistent success in maintaining good blood…

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Gout & Type 2 Diabetes

The presence of gout was independently associated with later development of type 2 diabetes, a link that was particularly strong for women, a population-based study reported online in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. The incidence rate for type 2 diabetes among individuals with gout was 9.6 (95% CI 9.4-9.8) per 1,000 person-years, compared with 6.7…

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