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New and stories from Trend Diabetes, including updates on our events and details about new resources.

Trend Diabetes ‘proud’ to help develop insulin administration delegation programme

Trend Diabetes is “proud and honoured” to have been asked to participate in developing a...
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Glucose and ketone monitoring document published

Eagerly anticipated guidance about monitoring glucose and ketones in adults with diabetes has been published....
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Save the date for National Conference 2020

We are thrilled to be able to stage the Trend National Conference this year and...
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Webinars on new Trend YouTube channel

A series of educational webinars held this summer by Trend Diabetes are now available to...
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Covid-19, steroids and diabetes webinar shared

The latest Trend Diabetes webinar – Covid-19, steroids and diabetes – is now live on...
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Trend supports Insulin Safety Week

The 2020 Insulin Safety Week will take place from July 6 to 12. Originally, the...
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DPC Summer Summit: Post ADA Round Up

Topic: DPC Summer Summit: Post ADA Round Up (session 1/5)   Description: Diabetes Professional Care Summer Summit...
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Trend contributes to glucose-related emergencies guideline

Trend Diabetes Co-Chair June James has led the development of new guidance for glucose-related emergencies during...
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Injection Technique Matters campaign relaunched

Eight educational videos launched by Injection Technique Matters (ITM) have been promoted during the coronavirus...
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Register for virtual clinic webinar

Trend Diabetes Co-Chair Debbie Hicks will be delivering two webinars on how to get the...
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Resources to help support nurses amid coronavirus pandemic

Trend Diabetes has pulled together some resources to help you and people with diabetes through...
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Trend releases updated sick-day rules leaflets

The TREND-UK sick-day rules leaflets for type 1 and 2 diabetes have been revised in...
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Heart of the Matter workshops postponed

As the Coronavirus continues to spread, we have taken the decision to postpone the Diabetes:...
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TREND-UK audit reveals 1,800-plus diabetes specialist nurses in England

A call for just two diabetes nursing titles has been made after the results of...
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More than 500 nurses attend 2019 TREND-UK National Conferences

Type 2 diabetes remission was the talking point of the TREND-UK National Conferences held this...
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Teenager focused TREND-UK stand transforms transitional care

A diabetes specialist nurse (DSN) has helped transform the way teenagers access crucial TREND-UK educational...
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TREND-UK’s co-chairs attend Downing Street diabetes reception

TREND-UK was invited along to diabetes reception at Downing Street hosted by Theresa May. Along...
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Feedback from TREND-UK Bursary beneficiary

A report from one of the TREND-UK Bursary beneficiaries… Diabetes UK APC, March 6/7th2019 feedback report...
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Tickets available for TREND UK conference

Tickets are now available to reserve for this year’s TREND-UK’s National Annual Conference. As always...
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DVLA approves CGM devices for driving with diabetes

Flash and continuous glucose monitoring devices can now be used to take glucose readings by...
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Language Matters evaluation survey launched

Healthcare professionals who care for people with diabetes are being asked to take a survey...
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TREND-UK announces National Conference dates

The dates have been released for this year’s TREND-UK’s National Annual Conference. As always the...
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Diabetes injection technique initiative launched

Nursing experts responsible for developing the original diabetes injection recommendations have reforned with a remit...
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TREND-UK triumphs at QiC Diabetes Awards 2018

TREND-UK won the Judges’ Special Award at the 2018 Quality in Care (QiC) Awards. Our three...
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Record attendance for national TREND-UK conference

More than 500 nurses attended TREND-UK’s recent National Annual Conferences where diabetes in older people and...
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Diabetes injection technique initiative launched

A team of nursing experts responsible for developing the original diabetes injection recommendations has formed...
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NHS England launches type 1 diabetes resource

A new online information resource for people with type 1 diabetes has been launched by NHS...
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TREND-UK work with NHS England on language and diabetes guidance

A guide advising healthcare professionals on the best language to use when communicating with people...
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INVITATION: Study day on Complex Diabetes, Birmingham 29/6/18

TREND-UK members are invited to a study day entitled ‘Complex Diabetes’ including autonomic neuropathy and...
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Diabetes end of life care recommendations updated

TREND-UK has contributed to an updated set of clinical recommendations designed to improve the care of...
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