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Diabetes and foot care

Problems affecting the feet are much more common in people with diabetes.

Gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes is high blood sugar that develops during pregnancy and usually disappears after giving birth.

Diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes, caused by high blood sugar levels damaging the back of the eye (retina).

Insulin-dependent diabetes

Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar (glucose) level to become too high.

Diabetes in pregnancy

Two to five in every 100 women giving birth in England and Wales has diabetes.

Introduction to diabetes

An introduction to the different types of diabetes.

How to curb your enthusiasm for sugar

We all know that fizzy drinks tend to contain a lot of sugar...

Type 1 diabetes in a child - a mother’s story

‘It was like I’d been hit by a truck!’...

Diabetes in children

Understanding diabetes in your children.