Diabetes Awareness

Text 30 mins CPD 80% required to pass


During this course you have learned:

  • What is meant by the term diabetes.​
  • The difference between type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.​
  • About the prevalence of diabetes in the UK.​
  • About the complications of diabetes.​
  • What actions individuals can take to reduce their risk of complications from diabetes. ​
  • About possible signs and symptoms of diabetes and how it is diagnosed.​
  • How diabetes is managed and monitored.​
  • How to manage hypoglycaemia.
  • To signpost individuals, families, and carers to advice, support, and information about diabetes.​

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