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World Health Organization -
This report issues a call for action on diabetes, drawing attention to the need to step up prevention and treatment of the disease. It demonstrates that the number of adults living with diabetes has almost quadrupled since 1980 to 422 million adults. Factors driving this dramatic rise include overweight and obesity.
Department of Health (DH) -
Dementia advisers provide a single identifiable point of contact for people with dementia and their carers following a diagnosis. They have knowledge of and direct access to the whole range of available local services, providing advice, information about where to get care and enabling contact with other services. This report, from Age UK and Ipsos MORI, contains findings from a survey into the provision of dementia adviser services throughout England.