The NET Patient Foundation was delighted to host the first European dietetic group meeting – DING – Dieticians Interested in NETs Group. Around 25 dieticians came together from across the UK, the Netherlands and Denmark to educate and share issues that are effecting our NET patients. Controlling symptoms caused by this disease is such an important area to get right so we can improve the quality of life for all suffering.
Guest speakers included Jo Grey from AMEND and Ronny Allan, both of whom shared their personal stories. There were also presentations covering functional tumours, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, mesenteric fibrosis and side effects of somatostatin analogues.