Commercial weight loss programmes could help a significant number of people from developing diabetes, say researchers.
Hospital shops are to be banned from stocking 'super-sized' chocolate bars by NHS England.
Smartphone apps are being described as the 'new frontier' in diabetes management.
Healthcare professionals are being urged to be more aware of hypoglycaemia after figures showed that a significant number of inpatients with diabetes experienced an episode during their hospital stay.
People who have type 2 diabetes are significantly more likely to have a heart attack or a stroke than people who do not have the condition, experts are warning.
People who have the highest risk of developing type 2 diabetes should be offered a place on an intensive lifestyle change programme, says the NHS standards watchdog.
A body of work that says putting people on a low-calorie diet can help reverse type 2 diabetes has been presented at an international conference this week.
There's a new way for people with diabetes to monitor their blood sugar levels which doesn't rely on finger prick blood tests. What it does use is a sensor on the arm and the kind of technology used in contactless bank cards.
Men over the age of 50 may have a substantially higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes if they have a wife who is obese, according to research.
People with diabetes are being urged to check if their devices are included in a factory recall of insulin delivery devices.
Type 2 diabetes used to be seen as an adult only condition in middle age - but latest figures show it now affects more than 600 children in England and Wales.
Immunotherapy is similar to a desensitisation technique already in use for allergies, and now researchers say it is showing promise for delaying the progression of type 1 diabetes.
Drinking moderate amounts of alcohol on a regular basis could protect against diabetes
It's a question that anyone diagnosed with type 2 diabetes may ask: could I reverse my diabetes by changing my diet and lifestyle?
Women who start the menopause early in life have a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes than those who undergo the menopause later than usual, according to a study.
People with diabetes who skip their annual checks could be doubling their risk of dying prematurely, according to data published by NHS Digital.
Most adults in the UK eat nowhere near the recommended 5 portions of fruit and vegetables each day, a survey has revealed.
While a reduction in the amount of sugar in soft drinks is good news for most people, Diabetes UK is warning it could catch out people who need a sugar boost after a 'hypo'.
Lazing around on a summer holiday increases the risk of a range of health problems, UK researchers are warning.
Colder weather and outside temperatures can reduce the risk of developing diabetes in pregnancy, known as gestational diabetes.
Having type 2 diabetes doesn't mean always saying no to pudding.
Overweight and obese people with type 2 diabetes may have a higher risk of progressive brain problems such as dementia
Limits on children's screen time to reduce their risk of developing type 2 diabetes may be appropriate, a study has concluded.
Severe gum disease may an early sign of type 2 diabetes, say researchers
The extent of health complications for babies born to mothers with gestational diabetes has been analysed in a large study.
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