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Managing weight loss with diabetes

Managing weight loss with diabetes


Patricia Miles
Diabetes Specialist Nurse
Royal Bournemouth Hospital

Losing weight is not easy. However, it is even more difficult for someone with diabetes. This is due to the underlying insulin resistance that causes weight gain in people with pre- and existing type 2 diabetes and also because of the medication used to treat diabetes, where reducing food intake may result in  hypoglycaemia.(1,2)

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