George Osborne has imposed a tax on soft drinks manufacturers
'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
Michael Mosley found an expert who doesn't think red meat is bad before dismissing the whole "you can't drink on antibiotics" mantra as myth
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
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."
- The link between blood pressure and diabetes had previously been uncertain
- High blood pressure can be prevented by eating healthily and not drinking too much alcohol
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