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Thirst and diabetes

I’ve just checked NHS direct and it seems I should go and see my gp. But I just wanted to ask is it usual to feel thirsty all the time...

Jack, United Kingdom - Wed, 11 Mar 2015

Diabetic recipes

Eating a healthy, balanced diet when you are living with diabetes can be challenging. So we thought it might be helpful to members...

hf-editors, Thu, 13 Nov 2014


i,m finding it hard to get my BS levels down dispite medication and diet

scrappy, United Kingdom - Sat, 11 Oct 2014

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Couch potato

NHS Choices - Sedentary lifestyle, not watching TV, may up diabetes risk

"Experts claim being a couch potato can increase the risk of developing diabetes," the Daily Express reports.

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NHS Choices - Frequent antibiotic use linked to higher type 2 diabetes risk

"Repeated antibiotic use linked to diabetes," BBC News reports. A major new study found that people who took five or more courses a...

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Lack of sleep

Lack of sleep linked to obesity and diabetes

If you find yourself making up for lost sleep at weekend, you may be putting yourself at risk of obesity and diabetes, new research...