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Find out your risk of Type 2 diabetes: an online tool from Diabetes UK

Finding out your risk of Type 2 diabetes only takes a few minutes. It could be the most important thing you do today. By completing this tool, in England you may be eligible for the Healthier You NHS Diabetes Prevention … Read Article about Find out your risk of Type 2 diabetes: an online tool from Diabetes UK

Find out your risk of Type 2 diabetes

Finding out your risk of Type 2 diabetes only takes a few minutes. It could be the most important thing you do today. By completing this tool, in England you may be eligible for the Healthier You NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme. To … Read Article about Find out your risk of Type 2 diabetes

The Health and Care Video Library

The Health and Care Video Library is full of videos that help explain different health conditions and treatments. These short and simple videos will look to help you and the people you care for. You can access the website by clicking this … Read Article about The Health and Care Video Library

#whatarewemissing: November 2021 event

Sharing an invite from Ipswich & Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE): The event will provide an environment for our community to give honest feedback to the system on health services. Attendees will have the opportunity to share … Read Article about #whatarewemissing: November 2021 event

FreeStyle Libre 2 System: easy-read resources

The FreeStyle Libre 2 System is a new way for people with diabetes to check their sugar levels. Sugar comes from the food we eat and our bodies turn it into energy using something called ‘insulin’. People with diabetes have to check their sugar … Read Article about FreeStyle Libre 2 System: easy-read resources

Invi­sible Disabi­lities

Disability affects more people than you may think, and it’s not always visible. ITV has partnered with disability equality charity, Scope, to promote understanding of invisible disabilities. What is an invisible disability? Some … Read Article about Invi­sible Disabi­lities

The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

“It’s estimated around 5 million people across England are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes." We know 3 in 5 cases of type 2 diabetes can be prevented, and this can be achieved by making lifestyle changes with the support of your Local NHS … Read Article about The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

Know your risk of Type 2 diabetes

Every two minutes someone finds out that they have Type 2 diabetes, a potentially serious health condition that can cause long-term health problems. It can lead to sight loss, kidney failure, loss of a limb, and makes you at least twice as likely to … Read Article about Know your risk of Type 2 diabetes

What to do when you have Type 2 diabetes: an easy-read guide

Diabetes UK have made an easy-read guide to support people who have type 2 diabetes. You can view and download the guide by clicking the link below. … Read Article about What to do when you have Type 2 diabetes: an easy-read guide

Hospital care during the Coronavirus pandemic: hearing your stories

A message from Diabetes UK: We know that hospital care may be different to normal right now. Which is why we want to speak to people with diabetes who have been admitted to hospitalduring the coronavirus pandemic. To say thank you for your … Read Article about Hospital care during the Coronavirus pandemic: hearing your stories

The NHS has recently launched the 'Help Us, Help You' campaign. The campaign encourages people to contact their GP if they are worried about a symptom that could be cancer. Find out more: NHS.uk/cancersymptoms ...