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Type 2 Diabetes
TYPE OF DIABETES
Type 1 adults
Type 1 children
Diabetes in Pregnancy
Exercise and Activity
Hyperglycaemia (high glucose)
Hypoglycaemia (low glucose)
Psychological and Mental issues
Living with Type 2 Diabetes
For information about living with type 2 diabetes, have a look here.
My Type 2 Diabetes: The Online Education Course
Hello and welcome to My Type 2 Diabetes: the Online Education Course! This course is aimed specifically at people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. However, if you are either newly diagnosed or have been living with diabetes for some time, this will help you to understand your diabetes better.
This video explains the symptoms of type 2 diabetes and how it is diagnosed.
Patient Testimonial: Progressive Care
In this video Bruce talks about the care he has received in West Lothian as his diabetes has progressed.
Sick Day Rules for Type 2 Diabetes
This video gives advice on what to do if you are unwell and have type 2 diabetes.
Monitoring your Diabetes
This video shows you how to monitor your type 2 diabetes by testing your urine and blood sugar levels. It also gives information on the causes and symptoms of hypoglycaemia and how to treat a 'hypo'.
What is Diabetes?
This video gives you an introduction to diabetes.
Animation about Diabetes and the Body
There are two main types of diabetes, known as Type 1 and Type 2. Both types of diabetes are lifelong health conditions.
Causes of Diabetes
This video explains the causes of type 2 diabetes.
Harrow Clinical Care Group YouTube Channel
Harrow Clinical Care Group have produced a variety of educational videos.
NHS healthcare professionals and patients have worked with the PocketMedic team to make this series of health information films. Each film has been reviewed by clinicians and patients alike to ensure that the information they share can help you to understand and manage your condition.
Non-diabetic hyperglycaemia (pre-diabetes)
Can Type 2 diabetes be reversed ?
Healthy Eating for Type 2 Diabetes
This leaflet explains what diabetes is. It also explains the difference between Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes.
What Care Should You Receive?
This leaflet will guide you through what kind of care you should receive as a diabetic patient.
Type 2 Diabetes & Me
Finding out you've got type 2 diabetes can be an overwhelming experience.This course was designed to help you understand and start managing your condition. From diet to treatments and where to get support, you'll find all the information you need right here.
What is Type 2 Diabetes?
This article explains what Type 2 diabetes is.
Diabetes Personal Care Charter
Personal Record and Care Plan