The Scottish Diabetes Group (SDG) operates this website “Diabetes in Scotland”
under the auspices of the Scottish Government. The SDG seeks to ensure that
the information published on Diabetes in Scotland website is up to date and
accurate. However, the information on the website does not constitute legal
or professional advice and the Scottish Government cannot accept any liability
for actions arising from its use. The Scottish Government cannot be held
responsible for the contents of any pages referenced by an external link.
Any personal data collected through this website will be treated as
confidential in line with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.
The information on this web site is Crown Copyright but may be reproduced
without formal permission or charge for personal or in-house use.
Any other use of Crown copyright material requires the formal permission
of the Controller of The Stationery Office.
Note for Patients
The resources made available on the Diabetes in Scotland website are
intended to assist users in Scotland in their use of the National Health
Service and are for information only. The website is not intended in any
way to replace the advice of your doctor. Nothing on this website is intended
to constitute advice to you. Specific advice should be sought in specific
situations from a properly qualified health worker.
Links to other web sites
The Diabetes in Scotland website provides links to other web sites run by
third parties, as a service to the visitors to the Diabetes in Scotland website.
The provision of a link to another website does not constitute any authorisation
to access material held at that location. Links to sites are provided for
informational purposes only and no responsibility is accepted for the quality
of resources to be found on such websites. The contents and material made
available on linked sites are completely outwith our control and as such no
liability is accepted for any damages resulting from accessing or failing to
access these sites. No endorsement is expressed or implied by the presence
of a link on the Diabetes in Scotland website. The contents of a linked-to
website may change without our knowledge and as a result, links may break
or may terminate on pages which were not the original targets of a link.
No responsibility or liability for the privacy of personal information is
accepted for linked to websites, as these are beyond our control.
The Scottish Government will not be liable for any damages (including,
but not limited to, direct, indirect or consequential losses) howsoever
arising from the Diabetes in Scotland web site or its use.