About the National Charity Partnership

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Diabetes UK is the leading UK diabetes charity that cares for, connects with and campaigns alongside people with or at risk of diabetes.

British Heart Foundation (BHF) is the UK’s number one heart charity leading the fight against cardiovascular disease through research, information and support.

Tesco wants to make it a little bit easier for customers and colleagues to live more healthily. One way we can do this is by creating partnerships with health experts like Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation that support prevention and cure for the biggest health challenges we face.

The Conditions

Type 2 diabetes doubles your risk of heart and circulatory disease. There are 4.2 million people in the UK who have Type 2 diabetes and 7 million living with heart and circulatory disease. These can be serious life-threatening conditions. They are also largely preventable.

Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a condition where the amount of glucose in your blood gets too high. Having Type 2 diabetes increases your risk of developing cardiovascular disease.

Find out more about Type 2 Diabetes

Cardiovascular Disease

Cardiovascular disease is a disease of the heart and blood vessels and incudes heart attacks and strokes.

Find out more about Cardiovascular Disease

Charity Details

Diabetes UK is a charity registered in England and Wales (215199) and in Scotland (SC039136).

British Heart Foundation is a registered charity in England and Wales (225971) and in Scotland (SC039426).