News and Events

World Diabetes Day 2018

14th November 2018

Decrease in major amputations for people with diabetes across the north   Amputation rates for people with diabetes in the region have fallen by almost a quarter, according to new figures from Public Health England1. The North East and North Cumbria region still has a rate slightly higher than the national average but work is […]

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NHS RightCare Pathway for Diabetes published

20th July 2017

NHS RightCare, in partnership with Healthier You, has produced a clinically led pathway for diabetes. The pathway highlights the high-level overarching national case for change, best practice pathway for diabetes; and best practice case studies for elements of the pathway demonstrating what to change, how to change and the scale of improvement. This uses the evidence-base, […]

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A healthier you could help reduce the risk of Type 2 Diabetes

15th June 2017

During this year’s Diabetes Week, which ends on 17th June, Diabetes UK are highlighting the importance of a healthy diet and lifestyle in managing diabetes and preventing Type 2, through eating well, getting active and maintaining a healthy weight. In order to get people eating more healthily, Diabetes UK has embarked on a new ‘Food […]

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Diabetes Audit Day

7th August 2014

  Save the date! The Diabetes Advisory Group are holding an Audit Day on 22 April 2014. See the attached flyer for details: SCN Diabetes – Audit Day 22nd April 2015 – Save the Date

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1st Northern Diabetes Footcare Clinical Symposium

24th July 2014

Save the Date 1 October 2014 12 noon – 5pm at The Durham Centre.

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