The United Kingdom has over 2 million people diagnosed with diabetes and it’s estimated that a further 750,000 have it without being aware of it.
Candidates attending this course will gain knowledge of:
- Types of diabetes
- Signs and symptoms
- Causes and risk factors
- Myths around diabetes
- Who is at risk
- How to live with diabetes
By the end of the session participants will know the differences between Hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia and the actions that should be taken for each. They will be shown how to monitor blood glucose levels and learn the self-help actions that people diagnosed with diabetes can take.