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Dec 07, 2013 01:46 GMT XLWEB The UK Recovery Walk Charity has voted in Anne Marie Ward as its inaugural Chief Executive. The Charity, a UK-wide organisation set up to help people in addiction and in recovery, took the decision to appoint a Chief Executive following a period of strong growth to maintain consistency of leadership, and to provide and implement a clear strategic direction.

Aug 16, 2013 17:40 BST Timesulin There's some conversations that every parent slightly dreads having with their kids. For most parents, the primary one is “the talk”, with all the requisite birds and bees and uncomfortable topics. For families with diabetes, though, there is a conversation that trumps even that: the diabetes talk. Here's a step-by-step guide on speaking to your kids about diabetes and other chronic conditions.

Aug 02, 2013 15:14 BST Timesulin Last Friday, Nova Diabetes Care recalled as many as 62 million of their glucose test strips due to a manufacturing defect that can cause an abnormally high blood glucose reading, resulting in insulin dosing errors. The FDA is working with Nova Diabetes Care to get the affected strips off the market, but this highlights a larger issue with the regulatory requirements for diabetes care supplies.

Jul 24, 2013 13:48 BST Timesulin The American Diabetes Association recently held their 73rd Scientific Sessions in Chicago, Illinois a few weeks ago. Timesulin CEO, John Sjolund, recaps noteworthy breakthroughs and advancements in diabetes management and technology.

Jul 10, 2013 13:58 BST Timesulin Technology is moving at a rapid pace, and the advances made in the last few years have dramatically changed the face of diabetes management. Through innovative web and phone apps, making sure an insulin dose is never missed and your diet is always followed has never been easier. Here are 4 Diabetes Apps That Will Change the Way Diabetes is Managed.

Jun 24, 2013 09:00 BST Timesulin The UAE and a number of other countries in the MENA region – with its dramatic rise in so-called lifestyle diseases - are benefiting from a groundbreaking device from a British company in the fight against diabetes.

Oct 27, 2011 00:01 BST Meningitis Trust New research has revealed that children who survive meningococcal disease (a type of meningitis) may struggle with education.

Oct 11, 2011 11:56 BST Meningitis Trust Cases of deadly bacterial meningitis peaks during the winter months, national charity, the Meningitis Trust, is warning people to stay vigilant to the symptoms of meningitis.

Oct 07, 2011 10:38 BST Allergy UK ALK-Abello are one of Allergy UK's corporate partners, we are working together to give you the opportunity to take part in their house dust mite induced asthma study.

Researchers detect early stage pancreatic cancer with tumour marker and Endoscopic ultrasound

Aug 01, 2011 19:07 BST Pancreatic Cancer Action By screening high risk patients with a combination of the tumour marker serum CA 19-9 and an endoscopic ultrasound, researchers now believe that pancreatic cancer can be identified earlier and with greater accuracy than current methods of detection.