World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day

On World Diabetes Day, we spoke with David Abdy – who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes ten years ago aged 32 – about his top tips for managing your condition to prevent Diabetic Retinopathy.   Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes – either type 1...
Losing Sight Doesn’t Mean Losing Out On Life

Losing Sight Doesn’t Mean Losing Out On Life

Ten years ago, Hugh Spence sat “doodling” on a GCSE exam paper. He couldn’t see the questions on the page, and knew that his sight was deteriorating. Within six months he was totally blind – a devastating blow for a 17 year-old. School was behind him and the future...