Topic

Living with diabetes

25/07/2024, 18:30 BST

Diabetes and African and Caribbean foods

During the event, Shola will answer questions about traditional foods, dietary practices, and provide practical tips for managing diabetes while enjoying culturally rich cuisines. This webinar is a must-attend for healthcare professionals, individuals living with diabetes, and anyone interested in the intersection of cultural foods and diabetes management.

Diabetes: why foot health matters

The five-year mortality and direct costs of care for people with diabetic foot complications are comparable to cancer. This statistic alone should make us stop and think about the way we look after our health, and the importance we place on foot care for people living with diabetes.

Dementia and diabetes

“Does diabetes affect the brain”? "How can we improve care for people living with diabetes and dementia?" "How do we reduce the risks of complications?" These and many other questions will be at the heart of this new episode of Diabetes Health Matters with Dr Joan St John.

Season finale

The five-year mortality and direct costs of care for people with diabetic foot complications are comparable to cancer. This statistic alone should make us stop and think about the way we look after our health, and the importance we place on foot care for people living with diabetes.

Diabetes and pregnancy

700,000 women give birth in England and Wales each year. Up to 5% of these women have a form of diabetes. In this episode of Diabetes Health Matters, Dr Joan St John and her guest discuss the reality behind these statistics and what it means for families that are planning to have or expecting a baby.