Yearly Archives: 2019

Patient Pump Newsletter – Dec 2019

Your latest pump newsletter includes:  Pump team update  Housekeeping topics (Flu vaccination, sick days, annual reviews, eye screening)  Diabetes Strutured Education  Pump Users and Pregnancy  A guide for pump users having surgery  Managing hypoglycaemia on an insulin pump  Autumn round up  Pump workshops in the New Year Download the full newsletter here.

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‘Living with T1 Diabetes’ event successfully educates and inspires those living with Type 1 diabetes in North East Essex

On Saturday 9th November, over 70 people attended the ‘Living with T1 Diabetes’ event in North East Essex, which welcomed both those living with Type 1 and their carers/relatives. This educational event encouraged attendees to increase their knowledge about Type 1 and inspired those living with the condition, and their relatives/carers, to have the confidence

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North East Essex Diabetes Service (NEEDS) launch a new ‘Living With T1 Diabetes’ event to help people living with Type 1 diabetes and their relatives/ carers in North East Essex

Following feedback from a previous successful event aimed towards patients with any type of diabetes, North East Essex Diabetes Service (NEEDS) have decided to launch one specific to those with Type 1. Another event for those with Type 2 is being arranged for a date next year. The ‘Living with T1 Diabetes’ event will be

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Local nurse Emma Birbeck receives prestigious award

Emma Birbeck, Diabetes Practitioner for the North East Essex Diabetes Service in Colchester (NEEDS), has recently received a prestigious nursing award. Emma received the ‘Chief Nursing Award’, at the East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust annual education conference. The Chief Nursing and Chief Midwifery Officer Awards have been developed to reward the significant

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