Phase 2: Type 2 Diabetes Education (4 half day sessions)
Diabetes Explained is an education programme which will provide patients with more in-depth knowledge and skills to manage their diabetes. They will learn about the up-to-date treatments and have the opportunity to explore and address concerns that they may have with their diabetes.
Each weekly session runs for approximately 2½ hours. Emphasis is placed on self management and setting your own goals in an informal and practical manner.
- What is diabetes?
- health assessments and medications
- weight management
- carbohydrate awareness
- understanding food labels
- possible complications of diabetes
Patients can book a place by:
Telephone: (01592) 226736
or can discuss referral with your GP or nurse.
GP's and Nurses can refer patients via SCI-gateway.