World Diabetes Congress

World Diabetes Congress

Our commitment

We are committed to using our capabilities and expertise to tackle health challenges including diabetes and other non-communicable diseases.

By working with partners like the International Diabetes Federation, we believe we can build awareness and promote healthy lifestyles through balanced nutrition and physical activity.

Nestlé Health Science is engaged in elevating and expanding the role of nutrition in the healthcare systems approach to acute and chronic medical conditions. Metabolic Health – including obesity and diabetic neuropathy – is one of six areas of focus, including Ageing Medical Care, Critical Care and Surgery, Paediatric Medical Care, Gastrointestinal Health and Brain Health.

Visit the Nestlé stand at the congress to find out more.

The Nestlé Nutrition Institute will sponsor a satellite symposium on Thursday 5 December.

Nutritional Management of Obesity in Diabetes - an Outlook Into the Future (pdf, 207 Kb)

Our product portfolio

Nestlé Health Science products aimed at addressing obesity and diabetic neuropathy:

Optifast products are low glycemic index, making them suitable for managing obesity in people with diabetes.

Metanx (pdf, 475 Kb) is a medical food dispensed by prescription for the clinical dietary management of endothelial dysfunction in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy.