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April 3, 2024

New guidelines regarding the use of hybrid closed loop technology

On December 19, 2023, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) released new guidelines regarding the use of hybrid closed loop technology (sometimes referred...

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March 14, 2024

Are you age 16-25 and have any type of Diabetes? join us on 27th March 2024 1800-1930

Come and join NEEDS for free food and soft drink and a short talk on "The best diet to manage your diabetes" Plus meet others with diabetes and have a chat The event is on...

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March 4, 2024

Hybrid closed loop technology for patients with Type 1 diabetes – NHS Suffolk and North East Essex ICB

On December 19, 2023, the National Institute for Health care Excellence (NICE) released new guidelines regarding the use of hybrid closed loop technology (sometimes referred to as...

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January 31, 2024

NEEDS launches a New Type 1 Education Course

NEEDS have developed a new course for anyone with Type 1 Diabetes, whether you are newly diagnosed or have had diabetes for a while.  This provides advice on how to best manage...

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December 19, 2023

Hybrid Closed Loop insulin pumps

You may be aware of the recent NICE guidance update around Hybrid Closed Loop insulin pumps. This is an exciting development in the world of diabetes and planning is underway...

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November 7, 2023

Clacton Type 2 Diabetes Support Group

Come and meet other, share experiences and learn more about living with diabetes. This is open to anyone living with diabetes in Clacton on Sea and the surrounding arear and...

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How we’re helping in the community

Community clinics

Our community clinics, led by consultants, take place regularly in Clacton, Colchester and Harwich.

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Support groups and forums

Our friendly forums are a great place to meet other diabetes patients, careers and healthcare professionals.

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Inpatient care

Our dedicated inpatient diabetes team is based at Colchester General Hospital.

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