Recent News
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 12:15

A steroid-based medicine commonly prescribed to people with arthritis has been found to increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 12:15

A new app is available that can connect to smartphones and help people with diabetes in the self-management of the condition.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 12:15

A new report has revealed that a third of people with type 2 diabetes are not receiving additional treatment when they need it.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 13:00

Paresh Patel from Wembley and his cousin Anish Patel from Edgeware are taking on a cycle challenge to fundraise for DRWF.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 12:45

Global obesity rates are expected to grow rapidly over the next 10 years according to a recent study that suggests one fifth of adults could be overweight by 2025.

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 15:45

A two year study on the development of type 2 diabetes is being run in Malaysia by a UK-based biotechnology company that aims to help healthcare professionals predict how the condition could...

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 15:45

Hampshire-based networking group Business Builders is set to hold its annual golf fundraising event in aid of DRWF in July.

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 15:45

A new wide-reaching research study has begun in Scotland on an inexpensive and simple drug treatment that researchers hope could prevent new cases of type 1 diabetes in the future.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 16:30

Researchers in Sweden have created a blood test that could help predict whether a person may be at risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 16:15

The UK’s health and social care system could be footing a bill of up to £1 billion per year due to a failure to prevent, diagnose, and treat diabetes in people with dementia.


Diabetes Walking Holidays

DRWF in association with Ramblers Countrywide Holidays holds an annual Active with Diabetes Walking Holiday.

This event is specially designed to introduce and encourage walking as a safe form of exercise, as part of a sensible and well managed diabetes good-health regime.

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Wellness Days & Weekends

We work closely with NHS specialist diabetes teams and experts in the field of scientific research and clinical diabetes care from across the country.

These events offer people with diabetes the opportunity to interact and learn more about their condition and how to manage it effectively, in a relaxed and informal environment.

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