“The researchers say the combination leads to better blood sugar control, less weight gain and less need for insulin. However, they also suggest that more trials are needed to provide firm evidence about the long term benefits and harms of the combination and specifically about the risks of premature death.” – BMJ Press Release
SECOND FYLDE COAST DIABETES CARE CONFERENCE
WEDNESDAY 20th JUNE 2012
10.00 Until 4.30pm
The Diabetes Team at Blackpool Teaching Hospital are delighted to invite you to the second Fylde Coast Diabetes Care Conference on the 20th June 2012.
We hope that GP’s, Nurses and Hospital Doctors from the Fylde and beyond will join us for a day of presentations and discussions led by National, Regional and Local specialists in Diabetes Care.
The Conference will be held in the Post Graduate Education Centre at Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool. Please note that dedicated additional parking will be available at Blackpool Zoo with an easy access into the hospital site.
Full details of the programme is attched to this email, please secure the time in your diaries now.
Dr M Elrishi
Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology
This is just to inform you that the next North West Endocrine Society clinical meeting will take place on Friday 25th May 2012 at Salford Royal Foundation trust (formerly Hope Hospital), Salford
We encourage you to send in abstracts for the meeting. The deadline for abstract submission is 1st May 2012.
The North West Endocrine Society Committee