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    Spreading The Word For Diabetes Awareness Week

    Each year, Diabetes UK launches Diabetes Awareness Week, to help raise awareness of the disease. This year’s event will take place from 11-17 June and everyone is invited to join the conversation and get talking about diabetes. With better awareness, more incidents of Type 2 diabetes can be prevented, and the money gathered from fundraising…

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    Diabetes Awareness Week 2017

      From the 11th until the 17th of June, it’s Diabetes Awareness Week 2017. This year’s theme is ‘Know Diabetes. Fight Diabetes’ and is run by the charity, Diabetes UK. The intention is to bring people together around the country to raise crucial funds and awareness through campaigns and activities. Diabetes Awareness Week is an…

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    #DiabetesAndMe: Diabetes Awareness Week

    By 2025 it is estimated that five million people will have diabetes. Most of these cases will be Type 2 diabetes, because of our ageing population and rapidly rising numbers of overweight and obese people. The figures are alarming and confirm that diabetes is one of the biggest health challenges facing the UK today.   Diabetes Awareness Week began…