Donegal Diabetes Federation AGM

The AGM of the Diabetes Federation Donegal Branch will take place in the Mount Errigal Hotel, Letterkenny on Sunday 16th October at 2 pm sharp. Guest speaker will be Dr. Tim Tree , D-Gap Research, Kings Hospital ,London who are working on a cure for Type 1 Diabetes. Other speakers include Hannah Scott, Junior Diabetes Research foundation,London.Both Hannah and Dr. Tree have Type 1 Diabetes and use Insulin Pump Therapy. Please come early as both speakers have to return to London Sunday evening.

The AGM of the Diabetes Federation Donegal Branch will take place in the Mount Errigal Hotel, Letterkenny on Sunday 16th October at 2 pm sharp. Guest speaker will be Dr. Tim Tree , D-Gap Research, Kings Hospital ,London who are working on a cure for Type 1 Diabetes. Other speakers include Hannah Scott, Junior Diabetes Research foundation,London.Both Hannah and Dr. Tree have Type 1 Diabetes and use Insulin Pump Therapy. Please come early as both speakers have to return to London Sunday evening.

Diabetes mellitus is a lifelong condition caused by a lack, or insufficiency of insulin. Insulin is a hormone – a substance of vital importance that is made by your pancreas. Insulin acts like a key to open the doors into your cells, letting sugar (glucose) in.