Patient Information Leaflets

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Introduction to Diabetes

Impaired Glucose Tolerance (IGT)  
Your Guide to Type 1 Diabetes Your Guide to Type 2 Diabetes
What is SCI-Diabetes Changes in HbA1c Reporting

Looking After Yourself and Your Treatment

Diabetes Care: Easy read guide C-Peptide Blood Test for Type 1 Diabetes
Type 1 Diabetes: Support available Type 1 Diabetes: Know your numbers
Type 2 Diabetes: Easy read guide Type 2: Resources for Newly Diagnosed
Type 2 Diabetes: Education booklet for newly diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes: What care to expect when diagnosed
Type 2 Diabetes: What ongoing care to expect Type 2 Diabetes: What can I do to help my diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes: Know your numbers  
What Happens at a Diabetes Clinic Getting the most from your appointment
Healthy Eating Exercise
Smoking Alcohol 
Looking After Your Eyes  
Foot Care Your Foot Risk Score: Low, Medium, High
Footstep Looking After Your Diabetic Foot Ulcer
Cholesterol High Blood Pressure
Blood Glucose (Sugar) Monitoring Continuous Glucose Monitoring 
Insulin adjustment - Twice Daily Mixed Insulin  Insulin Adjustment - Basal bolus
Humulin R U500 (500 units per ml) Having a Hypo?
Disposal of Sharps  
Glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) analogues GLP-1 Drug Information Leaflet

If you feel Ill - Sick Day Rules

Type 1 Diabetes  Type 1 Diabetes on Insulin Pump Therapy
Type 2 Diabetes on Tablets Type 2 Diabetes on Insulin
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)  
Living with Diabetes
Family Planning and Pregnancy Erectile Dysfunction
Gestational Diabetes & the role of the Oral Glucose Tolerance Test  
Safe Driving  DVLA Guidance on Insulin Employment
Travel Your safe discharge from hospital
Admission to Hospital Looking After Your Feet in Hospital

Complications

Neuropathy  

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