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Introduction to Type 2 Diabetes

Through this course, we aim to give you information on what type 2 diabetes is, how it might affect your health and what you can do to manage it. The topic list (to the right) will give you an idea … Continue reading

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Freestyle Libre

This course, “Freestyle Libre”, is an introductory course that provides information about flash glucose monitoring (also known as “intermittently scanned continuous glucose monitoring, isCGM) using the Freestyle Libre. It is aimed at anyone diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, that is using or would … Continue reading

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Welcome to the Living with Type 1 Diabetes eLearning course! This course will cover topics related to what it’s like living with type 1 diabetes on a daily basis. These include: What you need to think about before going on … Continue reading

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Carbohydrate Counting

Carbohydrate counting is the skill of matching your mealtime insulin to the amount of carbohydrates in your food. It is an effective way of helping blood glucose control and providing greater flexibility in your diet and lifestyle. You should always … Continue reading

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Type 2 Diabetes Prevention

This course aims to give you the information you need to know about what type 2 diabetes is and how you can reduce your risk of developing it. This course: Is for anyone that is at risk of developing type … Continue reading

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My Insulin Pump

Through this course, we aim to give you the information you need to know what insulin pump therapy is. The course should be undertaken in conjunction with support from your healthcare team. The topic list (to the right) will give you an idea … Continue reading

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My Gestational Diabetes

Through this course, we aim to give you information about what gestational diabetes is, how it can occur, how it can be managed and the implications it has for labour and birth. This course: Is for anyone that has been … Continue reading

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Considering an Insulin Pump?

Have you ever considered switching to an insulin pump? Switching from insulin injections to an insulin pump can be a daunting time for people. This course provides an introductory guide aimed at people with type 1 diabetes considering switching from … Continue reading

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Growing Up with Type 1 Diabetes

Through this course, we aim to give you the information you need to know about managing type 1 diabetes with new experiences that come with becoming an adult and leaving home. The topic list (to the right) will give you … Continue reading

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Understanding Type 1 Diabetes

This course is an introductory course that provides information about type 1 diabetes. It focuses on what diabetes is, how it is treated, complications that may occur, as well as what you can do to keep yourself healthy. The topic list (to the right) will … Continue reading

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