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Diabetes Awareness for Care Staff

Course Overview

This course aims to provide the learner with an overview of diabetes, the symptoms, management and complications that can arise.SUMMARYIn 2013 there were 3.2 million people in the UK who had been diagnosed with diabetes. It is estimated that by 2025 five million people will have been diagnosed in the UK with diabetes.90% of people with diabetes have the more common Type 2 diabetes. Deprivation is strongly linked with higher levels of obesity, physical inactivity, unhealthy diet, smoking and poor blood pressure control.

  • Describe how diabetes develops
  • Explain the types of diabetes
  • Describe the symptoms associated with the condition
  • Identify the management of the 2 main types of diabetes
  • Describe how to prevent complications associated with diabetes


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£10.00 + VAT

Price is per person. Discounts are available for group bookings.

Please be advised all courses expire within 1 year from the date of purchase.

Call 0151 647 1057 for more details.


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