This Diabetes Awareness ½ day course provides an overview of diabetes. It focuses on how health and social care workers can support people with diabetes.
Course Content and Structure
- What is Diabetes?
- Causes & Prevention
- Types of Diabetes
- Hypoglycaemia vs. Hyperglycaemia
- Symptoms & Treatment
- Support the use of Insulin
The World Health Organization estimate that over 382 million people worldwide including 4.05 million people in the UK have diabetes.
Diabetes UK is the leading charity that cares for, connects with and campaigns on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes.
Link to Diabetes UK – https://www.diabetes.org.uk/About_us/