Health promotion in pharmacies “probably” improves patient health outcomes while being cost-effective, says Cochrane.
Pharmacists assessing needle use in diabetics helped Isle of Wight CCG make an annual saving of £44,000.
Some 23 per cent of CCGs do not have integrated mental and physical health services in their area, according to Diabetes UK’s FOI request.
Many people who have a diabetic relative have told them to speak to a healthcare professional about their hypoglycaemia risk.
Up to a fifth of places on the flagship NHS England programme are to be delivered digitally.
People often take their feet for granted but being known as the place to go for help when things go wrong is a great way to increase footfall in your pharmacy...
Birmingham pharmacist Satyan Kotecha is among the latest ‘clinical champions’ selected by Diabetes UK.
Pharmacists in all settings should be integrated into services aimed at preventing and managing type 2 diabetes.
LloydsPharmacy has now tested over 10,000 patients since the NHS launched its Healthier You: Diabetes Prevention Programme in 2016.
With 7.6 million smokers in the UK, spending cuts by local councils are hitting stop smoking services hard
A new campaign is hoping to raise awareness of the risks and warning signs of ketoacidosis in people with diabetes
A pharmacy pilot study has found abnormally high blood glucose levels in one in three people at high risk of diabetes complications
Recurrent diabetic ketoacidosis is associated with a substantially elevated risk of death
A risk of over- or under-infusion of insulin has been identified with Accu-Chek Insight Insulin pump system
Flu vaccination seems to cut mortality by almost a quarter and reduce CV admissions in people with type 2 diabetes
Roche Diabetes Care is recalling Accu-Chek Insight insulin pump system with NovoRapid PumpCart cartridges
The annual primary care prescribing cost of medicines for diabetes has reached £956.7 million
Statins may increase the risk of developing diabetes, cautions a study in Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
All pharmacists can help reduce the risk of hypoglycaemia and its related consequences in the elderly
Poor education for people with diabetes is fuelling serious health complications, according to a new Diabetes UK report