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NHS should be applauded for above-average diabetes technology access

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 | 0 Comments
Access to wearable diabetes technology in the UK has significantly improved and the NHS should be “applauded” for its hard work, according to the editor of Desang Diabetes Magazine. On the day the NHS officially turns 70 online publication Desang Diabetes Magazine has released the read more »

Counting carbohydrates: potatoes

Thursday, December 19th, 2013 | 0 Comments
You can bake them, crisp them, mash them, roast them — pretty much do what you want to with them. But the versatility of the potato is also why the GI of your creations can vary – but they’re all going to read more »

Curry cuisine requires carb counting

Friday, December 13th, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mridula Baljekar’s latest book, The Complete Indian Regional Cookbook, is a compilation of 300 recipes exploring well-known as well as unknown territories of India. Stunning photographs feature throughout the book of both the food and the regions, from the mountainous north east read more »

Know your numbers for controlling diabetes

Monday, February 4th, 2013 | 0 Comments
In the latest issue of the online magazine we look at the numbers in the lives of people with diabetes — some of them can help you gain better control of you diabetes. From blood test results to your BMI, our guide read more »

Petition for greater access to DAFNE

Monday, November 19th, 2012 | 0 Comments
The DAFNE User Action Group (DUAG) has submitted an e-petition to the UK Government for national funded education programmes for people with diabetes.  The petition requires 100,000 signatures to be considered for a debate in the House of Commons.  If successful this read more »

The future of insulin, lead feature in online magazine

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 | 0 Comments
New issue of the online magazine is out. This time we look at the world of insulin manufacturing and what new formulas might be coming our way. [issuu width=420 height=297 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=121030153218-327fb5c30a364060a2a945fc642ccfde name=desang_issue28_the-future-of-insulin username=desangmedia tag=blood%20testing unit=px v=2]   read more »

Making Carbs Count: Sugars

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 | 0 Comments
For a diabetic, it can be a minefield assessing the carbohydrate content of your breakfast. So we’ve asked a cereal-maker to tell us how she’s trying to help. Lizi Shaw runs The Good Carb Company, which sells cereals, to explain her philosophy read more »

September 2010 newsletter: feature — How sweet is it?

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 | 0 Comments
Beware the label ‘sugar free’ If you have diabetes there’s a high chance you count carbs. Reading labels is a great habit, but while there’s often loads of information on them, sometimes labels are not all that they seem. Diabetics might see the read more »