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Diabetes Awareness Training
Diabetes Awareness Training Course Summary
What is diabetes?
The different types of diabetes medication
How we manage diabetes in vulnerable people
Health and foot care
The different types of diabetes
Treatment of diabetes
High risk conditions
The difference between hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia
The course can either be half day theory, or full day with practicals.
What is the difference between blood glucose & blood sugar levels?
How to identify the signs and symptoms
What is the definition of a normal and excessive blood glucose level?
Why is it important that glucose levels are monitored and controlled?
How do we test?
When do we test?
What’s a HbA1c test and what does it mean?
Complications caused by diabtetes
How to help manage irregular blood glucose levels
Legal requirements and legislation