Find out what people told us they find challenging about managing diabetes and how they think technology could help.

These are the findings of the Diabetes survey we ran in July and August 2021.

The following presentation was given at the NHS Digital Hub event in September 2021, and was attended by NHS diabetes specialists, GPs, and Coventry and Warwickshire Clinical Commissioning Group. 

To find out what people told us, watch the presentation by clicking on the video below. 

What do people find most challenging about managing diabetes and how could technology help??


Presentation slides on survey findings

Feedback from all the presentations given at the event will be used to decide the next steps. We will update you when we hear more. 

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Are you diabetes tech-savvy or tech-wary?

Diabetes UK are  excited to announce registrations are now open for our free online Type 1 and Tech Conference, hosted by Prof. @Partha Kar with an introduction by Diabetes UK Head of Care, Dan Howarth.

This event connects people living with diabetes, their parents or carers, and healthcare professionals to discover and discuss:

  • What’s available in #DiabetesTech
  • How to access the technology that works for you
  • Real life stories of people’s struggle to get diabetes tech and how it has impacted their diabetes management
  • The role of tech in emotional health, pregnancy, exercise and how to use diabetes apps and devices at any age


Come and see for yourself what the future of diabetes tech has to offer on Saturday 26th October:


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