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Type 2 diabetes

Browse the latest news, expert commentary, and educational content on type 2 diabetes.


05-04-2021 | Medications | News

Objective assessment of medication taking advised to reduce type 2 diabetes complications

Suboptimal medication-taking identified through urine testing is associated with a higher prevalence of microvascular and macrovascular complications in people with type 2 diabetes than found with consistent usage, report researchers.

04-27-2021 | Mental health | News

Dementia added to list of early-onset diabetes dangers

Research published in JAMA suggests the risk for dementia increases with younger age at type 2 diabetes diagnosis, with the risk further increased in people who have a stroke.

04-20-2021 | Risk factors | News

Trigger finger may warn of impending CVD complications in type 2 diabetes

People with type 2 diabetes who have trigger finger are likely at an increased risk for cardiovascular disease, say researchers.

Semaglutide for weight loss: The STEP and SELECT trials

Get the latest results and insights from the researchers.

More on type 2 diabetes

View from the clinic: Sanjay Kalra

Expert insights on identifying appropriate patient profiles when considering the use of medication combinations.

SGLT2 inhibitor use in type 2 diabetes management

Learn about prescribing these medications with guidance from the Improving Diabetes Steering Committee.

  • » A prescribing tool to inform prescribing decisions for SGLT2 inhibitors
  • » SGLT2 inhibitors: Key evidence and implications for clinical practice
  • » Translating SGLT2 inhibitor cardiovascular evidence into practice
  • » This content is intended only for UK healthcare providers and was made possible by educational funding provided by Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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