'If the kids don't give themselves diabetes it's not a good party is it?'
We waited half a century to give up tobacco, but there is no excuse with sugar – we know it’s killing us
Lisa Day fell severely ill on 7 September last year and was vomiting blood while at a friend's house
More than four million people in the UK now have diabetes
Scientists were able to reprogram skin cells before devloping them into the specialised 'beta' cells of the pancreas
The figure could rise to 5million in a decade
New technique could be used to preserve pancreatic cells usually damaged by freezing
Research claims men do not implement lifestyle changes to manage to condition as easily as women
Researchers hail findings as a possible 'game-changer' and 'a new way forward' for patients
"Having diabetes can be complicated but with the right support and understanding it doesn’t need to stop you from doing the things you love."
Red wine drinkers had healthier blood fat profiles and greater amounts of 'good cholesterol'
Type 2 diabetes is often associated with obesity and tends to be diagnosed in older people
It isn’t hard to find an architect who will tell you that vast swathes of the British urban landscape are ugly, grey and unappealing – nor would you struggle to find people who agreed with them. But could it be that the look and the layout of our cities is actually bad for our health?
Study suggests the human sense of smell can detect when a person's immune system is fighting an illness
Miniaturized sensors monitor wearers' glucose levels from their tears, saving diabetics from the disruption of regular blood checks or embedded sensors