Eating well with diabetes whilst in hospital
Diabetes means the body can no longer control the level of glucose (sugar) in the blood.
Healthy eating with diabetes
What you eat affects the levels of glucose and fat in your blood, your blood pressure and your weight.
How to manage your diabetes when unwell - including Coronavirus
If you have diabetes and become unwell for any reason, it is important that you follow the ‘sick day rules’.
Hypoglycaemia: How to recognise, treat and prevent hypos
A hypo (or hypoglycaemia) occurs when your blood glucose (sugar) level drops too low.
NHS-funded Freestyle Libre
This leaflet contains some key information for getting started with the FreeStyle Libre flash glucose monitoring system.
Staying safe on an insulin pump
Insulin pump therapy is a safe and effective way of treating diabetes.
What should I do if I take an SGLT2-inhibitor - Forxiga (dapagliflozin), Invokana (canagliflozin), Jardiance (empagliflozin), Steglatro (ertugliflozin)?
People taking these medications are at increased risk of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA).
Gestational Diabetes (GDM) information video
Diabetes and pregnancy
Contact Diabetes & Endocrinology
Telephone: 0117 414 6421
0117 414 6422