Promoting awareness of diabetes including the different types, common medical complications and the provision of care.
What is diabetes?
Signs and symptoms.
Who is at risk?
Your role as a carer.
A balanced diet.
A healthy lifestyle.
Complications of diabetes
Recognise the signs and symptoms.
Differentiate between type 1 and type 2.
Know the basic care and treatment for diabetics.
Know the role of a carer supporting people with the condition.
Understand the complications associated with diabetes.