Simple ways to prevent diabetes, prevent heart diseases and strokes
Nigel Crawford MA CITP CMC is founding Director of social enterprise Diabetes-cutmyrisks.co.uk Ltd. We deliver Health web apps and related tools to people with a Long Term Condition or at high risk of one, initially self-preventing diabetes, preventing heart diseases and strokes, to help them improve their health and quality of life. So their risks of serious complications such as heart failures and foot amputations will be reduced. NHS costs will also be reduced, which is important.
Nigel is a Chartered IT professional. Having had diabetes for many years, he is a part-time Patient Advocate in the London Region Diabetes Network and a member of the PPI team at the NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre. He is a life member of Charity Diabetes UK Campaigners Network. He helps patients groups and NHS Diabetes primary care partnerships in South London and South East England implementing NICE diabetes and heart diseases service standards and innovations.
He has contributed to the Mayor of London & GLA Tech Londoners' health programme, by leading or participating in 12 workshops for Londoners to understand their needs for better health services for long-term conditions such as diabetes & heart diseases. This feedback has been used in creating this website.
This web app is under continuous development.