Yesterday was world diabetes day -- so I have taken this from the website above --lots of really useful information
Welcome to the Global Diabetes Community
The World Health Organization estimate that over 382 million people worldwideincluding 4.05 million people in the UK have diabetes, a metabolic disorder affecting blood sugar levels. Diabetes.co.uk is your resource for information ontype 1 and type 2 diabetes, diabetes symptoms and diabetes treatments.
Diabetes.co.uk is a community of people with diabetes, family members, friends, supporters and carers, offering their own support and first hand knowledge.