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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Welcome to the Living with Type 1 Diabetes eLearning course! This course will cover topics related to what it’s like living with type 1 diabetes on a daily basis. These include: What you need to think about before going on … Continue reading

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Carbohydrate Counting

Carbohydrate counting is the skill of matching your mealtime insulin to the amount of carbohydrate in your food. The course is only for people using either an insulin pump or multiple daily injections (MDI)/ basal-bolus short-acting insulin with meals and … Continue reading

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Type 2 Diabetes Prevention

The Type 2 Diabetes Prevention course is aimed at anyone that is at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. This course aims to give you the information you need to know about what type 2 diabetes is and how you … Continue reading


My Insulin Pump

This course, My Insulin Pump, is aimed at people who are starting out with an insulin pump, or as a refresher for those that are already established on insulin pump therapy.  The course should be undertaken in conjunction with support from your healthcare … Continue reading

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My Gestational Diabetes

This course, My Gestational Diabetes, provides information about gestational diabetes and is designed for women that have been diagnosed with this condition. However, if you are a family member or carer for someone that has been diagnosed with gestational diabetes, … Continue reading


Considering an Insulin Pump?

Have you ever considered switching to an insulin pump? Switching from insulin injections to an insulin pump can be a daunting time for people. This course provides an introductory guide aimed at people with type 1 diabetes considering switching from … Continue reading

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Growing Up with Type 1 Diabetes

how managing your diabetes might be different when you leave home how having diabetes might affect your weight how to manage your diabetes at festivals or concerts how your diabetes may affect getting tattoos or piercings, what you may have … Continue reading

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Understanding Type 1 Diabetes

This course, Understanding Type 1, is an introductory course that provides information about living with diabetes. Aimed at anyone diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, it focuses on what diabetes is, how it is treated, complications that may occur, as well as what you can … Continue reading


My Type 2 Diabetes

My Type 2 Diabetes is aimed at anyone who has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. This course aims to give you the information you need about what type 2 diabetes is, what it might mean for your health and … Continue reading