A couple from Derby have been using their knowledge of treating diabetes to help capuchin monkeys at a sanctuary in Florida, USA. Andrew and Carol West are the owners of a health retreat in Spain, where they work to try and reverse the effects of type 2 diabetes in humans through a special diet.
In Wednesday 15th May 2013, New England Patriots star Kyle Love was released from the American Football team he has played for since 2010 following his diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes two weeks ago. The athlete had a very successful career up until he started to experienced rapid, unexplained weight loss. Since diagnosis though, he has apparently dramatically altered his diet and regained much of the weight that he lost.