What should happen to you if you are admitted to hospital with an acute illness?
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What should happen to you if you are admitted to hospital with an acute illness?

Adapted from BMJ 24 June 17 Managing adults with diabetes in hospital during an acute illness by Tahseen Chowdhury, Hannah Cheston and Anne Claydon. Around one in five inpatient beds are occupied by someone who has diabetes. As patients, one in ten will have a severe hypo in hospital and in any one week, one … Continue reading

Sheri Colberg: Joint health is critical to staying active
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Sheri Colberg: Joint health is critical to staying active

Joint Health Is Critical to Staying Active March 4th, 2017 Diabetes in Control   By Sheri Colberg, Ph.D. Without properly functioning joints, our bodies would be unable to bend, flex, or even move. A joint is wherever two bones come together, held in place by tendons that cross the joint and attach muscles to a … Continue reading

Diabetic children miss out on hospital checks
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Diabetic children miss out on hospital checks

Paediatric endocrinology clinics have a  non-attendance rate of 11.4% in the south west of the UK. The majority of these patients have diabetes. Children who did not attend were more likely to  come  from families living in areas of high deprivation and to have a child protection alert in their hospital records. In 60% of … Continue reading

Kris Kresser: Bone broth is a traditional and nutritious addition to your meal plan
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Kris Kresser: Bone broth is a traditional and nutritious addition to your meal plan

  The Bountiful Benefits of Bone Broth: a Comprehensive Guide on February 21, 2017 by Chris Kresser 54 comments Facebook5.9kTweetPin130Google+27 Traditional cooking uses meat bones as a base for delicious stock because it is the secret to cooking great recipes. But it’s also incredibly nutritious and has scores of health benefits. Read on to learn … Continue reading