A new model of care for hypoglycaemia?

Hypoglycaemia is feared by patients with type 1 diabetes, but, for the small percentage with severe hypoglycaemia unawareness, it can also seriously restrict their life, preventing them from working, driving and ever living alone.

Of the 150,000 Australians with type 1 diabetes, it’s estimated about 10% suffer from hypoglycaemia unawareness.

Now the results of an Australian clinical trial in 17 of these patients, published last month,