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BD Launches New Safety Pen Needle

Oxford, UK (25th August 2011) – BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading global medical technology company, announced today the launch of the 5mm BD AutoShield™ Safety Pen Needle. The safety-engineered design of these pen needles enables healthcare workers and carers deliver safe, comfortable injections to people with diabetes. For the full Press Release click below: BD_AutoShiel...  

News Roundup W/E 21st August

We have talked a lot about the psychological impact on those dealing with diabetes and this week shows some research for those of us who do get depressed and live with diabetes rend to have an increased chance of developing diabetic retinopathy. Interesting article that I think shows how much care we should give to not only the things we can see but other issue that might be bothering us. Article from www.diabetesnews.com Patients with diabetes who also suffer from depression are more likel...  

Climbing a Mountain for JDRF!

One of my colleagues is raising money for JDRF - as we all know they do lots of work at raising awareness of diabetes as well as funding research to find a cure. So a great charity for us all. Sorry I am not doing this but hopefully you can spare a pound or two to help Scott raise as much as he can. His page is http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/scotthague "Hi, thanks for visiting my page. I am attempting to climb Skiddaw, the 4th highest mountain in England, in under 5 hours. Why? In support...