Meet the team: Tara Abi-Chahine

By Tara Abi-Chahine on 04/09/20

I’m Tara, a Dietitian who has been working for ICS Health & Wellbeing for over a year and have been leading on the Diabetes Remission Pilot. Working on the pilot has been very rewarding and inspiring. Diabetes used to always be considered a progressive condition that would get worse with time. However, new evidence suggests that a weight loss of 10-15kg can normalise blood sugar levels, allowing patients to either significantly reduce or completely stop their diabetic medication.

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Weight management, comorbidities and COVID-19

By Lauren Munnelly on 15/06/20

COVID-19. Initially an outbreak of pneumonia of unknown cause.

It has had a significant impact on our livelihoods, we share a communal longing to see family and friends again and we strive for that long-lost feeling of ‘normal’.

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Flory's REWIND experience so far

By ICS Health & Wellbeing on 09/06/20

Our Diabetes REWIND Programme (Reducing Weight with Intensive Dietary Support) supports you to lead a healthier lifestyle, reduce diabetes medicines and even achieve diabetes remission. Read how these four service users found the programme.

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Janice's REWIND story

By ICS Health & Wellbeing on 14/05/20

Janice has been taking part in our Diabetes REWIND Programme to reduce her weight, live a healthier lifestyle and reduce her Type 2 diabetes. The programme consists of total diet replacement, using soups and shakes, food reintroduction and maintenance for long-term sustained results. We asked her some questions about her journey on the programme so far.

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