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A study published in the Nature
Medicinejournal suggests a revolutionaryinsulin
pillmay allow people withtype 1diabetesto avoid
needing to take injections.
A specialist unit at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
has developed a 3cm capsule which...
Tear-testing may be the future of screening for diabetic
peripheral neuropathy, a debilitating condition that affects people
with diabetes, new research from UNSW Sydney suggests.
The study, is the first to show that peripheral nerve damage -
often the earliest sign of the condition -...
are biosimilar medicines and how do they relate to biological
Biosimilar medicines are very similar, but not identical,
versions of an already registered biological medicine (also called
the reference biological medicine, which is the first brand to
What better way to embrace Spring than with Walktober?
What is Walktober?
Walktober is an annual health awareness and fundraising event
that challenges people to move every day in October.
How to make Walktober work for you?
Walking can be done at any pace and at any age. It...
Preparation is key to making sure your hospital visit goes as
smoothly as possible. If your stay is planned, your healthcare team
should have helped you preparein advance but you may find it
useful to ask the following additional questions to make sure you
have all bases covered. The more...
Sunshine Coast Podiatrist Rob Wotton shares
his knowledge on how to look after your feet.
What is diabetic peripheral neuropathy?
Diabetic peripheral neuropathy refers to damage of the nerves of
the hands and/or feet caused by diabetes. It usually affects the
In-house psychologist Katherine Dixon talks with people living
with type 1 diabetes on a range of emotional issues.
Katherine says there are several common concerns that callers
People sometimes feel they are the only ones struggling. Yet
the issues are often common...
The Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC)
has recently opened a period of consumer comments on Dulaglutide
(Trulicity) and is interested in hearing from people living with
type 2 diabetes, their family, friends and carers, healthcare
professionals and patient or consumer groups about...
A major new study by the University of Bristol has confirmed the
benefits of exercise on our health and wellbeing.
The results have led to UK's four Chief Medical Officers (CMOs)
updating their guidance on how exercise can help people stay fit
A fresh start!
Spring is in the air and the new season brings welcome changes.
We often have more energy, vitality, and motivation as we come out
of winter and yes, it's a cliché, but it's a great motivating
force. So jump on nature's coat tails and take the change in season