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A special coffee brew for you

Friday, March 24th, 2017 | 0 Comments
If you love your coffee and happen to be near Upper St Martin’s Lane, London, you can pop in to build a perfect brew jut for you. Those wishing to just grab a quick cuppa and go, can do so knowing they read more »

Natural Low-Carb Kitchen

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 | 0 Comments
The people at the Natural Low Carb Kitchen (NLCKitchen) create snacks and meals that are all-natural and use no sweeteners or additives, are low carb and good for ‘on the go’ eating. The range includes breakfast granolas, bars, brownies, puddings and meals read more »

Accu-Chek FastClix now available from Boots.com

Monday, March 20th, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker is unlike conventional lancing devices in many ways. There are no longer fiddly, and arguably dangerous loose lancets that need to be fitted, this is an extremely handy little gadget that uses an innovative drum containing six read more »

All hail halloumi

Friday, March 17th, 2017 | 0 Comments
The UK is the biggest consumer of halloumi cheese outside of Cyprus, with Waitrose customers buying enough packs of halloumi last year to stack 206 times the height of The Shard in London; the equivalent weight of 33 London buses. Originally from read more »

Making Carbs Count Winter Salad (part 2)

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 | 0 Comments
There’s no good reason not to keep on smiling your way through a wide selection of salads even in the depths of winter. Classic salads, like Ceasar Salad, Waldorf Salad, or Salad Nicoise might once have been best made using produce read more »

Free diabetes lifestyle booklets from IDDT

Monday, March 13th, 2017 | 0 Comments
If you are struggle to manage your combination of medications, diet and exercise to stay well then the Diabetes – Everyday Eating’ booklet from IDDT can help you get back on track. It provides inexpensive menus for breakfast, lunch and evening meals. read more »

Smells Like Team Spirit… can you help hypo dogs?

Friday, March 10th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Moby, medical detection dog Moby, sponsored by Accu-Chek Mobile Can you help? Medical Detection Dogs is a UK-based charity all training of dogs is supported solely by donations and currently no government support. In the 10 years since its inception, there has been only read more »

Claire Guest, founder, Medical Detection Dogs

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Dr Claire Guest founded the Medical Detection Dog charity a decade ago, and has a lot of experience with dogs. People unfamiliar with dogs may wonder about the extent of all these claims. They would need to look at her CV, while read more »

My diabetes Kit: Claire Pesterfield and her hypo dog, Magic

Monday, March 6th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Claire Pesterfield and Magic her hypo dog The charity Medical Detection Dogs is an organisation that trains dogs to identify human disease by odour. It is currently undertaking a number of pioneering research projects involving canine olfaction, including the training of dogs to read more »

Faster HbA1c figures at home

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 | 0 Comments
Most of us are very familiar with the very un-user friendly phrase, ‘HbA1c’, that result around which our consultations with our doctors revolve. Known in the USA as A1C, the new A1C Now diagnostic kit means it’s possible to check your HbA1c read more »



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