This leaflet has been created by The Muslim Council of Britain to help answer common questions regarding diabetes and Ramadan. Written for patients it helps consider the safety implications of fasting and answers questions regarding the role of insulin and potential complications for Muslims.
Type 1 diabetes can be a frightening and disempowering problem for young adults who leave home to attend college or university for the first time. They can often be resistant to using healthcare services and are at a higher risk of depression.
In this paper the authors describe a mobile, patient-operated device that allows the clinician to remotely monitor wounds. This device has a number of potential applications in the community-based management of diabetic foot ulceration.
This factsheet from the Alzheimer's Society on support available for safe care of dementia patients at home is aimed at healthcare professionals, carers and patients