Diabetes is a condition that causes a person’s blood glucose (sugar) level to become too high. Our Spire experts offer knowledge and tips on diabetes management and care, as well as insight on common endocrine disorders.
Around 7,400 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer each year in the UK.Read more
Hormones are chemical messengers that are released into your blood where they travel to various organs, glands or tissues.Read more
An overactive thyroid, also known as hyperthyroidism or thyrotoxicosis, affects between one in 200 to one in 50 people in the UK.Read more
Your thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland that sits in front of your windpipe in your neck.Read more
An underactive thyroid, also known as hypothyroidism, affects around two in every 100 people in the UK.Read more
Almost five million people in the UK live with diabetes.Read more
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a potentially life-threatening condition that most often occurs in individuals with type 1 diabetes.Read more