Diabetes or at risk of diabetes?

At risk of diabetes?

We are all at risk of developing diabetes. The good news is there are things you can do to help reduce this risk. You may have been told that you ... [continue] At risk of diabetes?

Diabetes and Sugar

Although shining the spotlight on weight loss comes first, we all link diabetes with sugar. Sugar is everywhere: we may not always realise how much sugar there is in some ... [continue] Diabetes and Sugar

Diabetes and Treatments

If you have diabetes, you may be started on medication to control your blood sugar levels. Here is some information you may find helpful: www.patient.info/diabetes/type-2-diabetes/type-2-diabetes-treatment

Diabetes in Your Teens

This page is for teenagers with lots of information and support all about Type 1 diabetes. If you or someone you know has diabetes, you may find this useful. Website: www.diabetes.org.uk/guide-to-diabetes/young-adults

Diabetes My Way

Online resource for those living in greater Manchester with diabetes or at risk of diabetes. You can also access lots of information about diabetes, from videos, leaflets and eLearning courses, ... [continue] Diabetes My Way

Eat Well to Get Well Programme (Whalley Range)

A Want to do something about your diabetes? Then join us in January for our 12-week programme for people living with type 2 diabetes or at risk of developing diabetes. Real Food ... [continue] Eat Well to Get Well Programme (Whalley Range)

Eating to prevent/reverse/improve diabetes

The good news is that we know that one of the best things that we can do to prevent, reverse or improve type 2 diabetes. It can be hard to ... [continue] Eating to prevent/reverse/improve diabetes

Information on Type 2 Diabetes

An Easy Read Guide:.What to do when you have diabetes Diabetes UK Leaflet: A Lot of Facts and Stats

Local support

The Real Food Community Whalley Range is based at the JNR8 Youth & Community Centre. Website: www.realfoodcommunitywhalleyrange.org. Other local support for those living with diabetes can be found on the Diabetes ... [continue] Local support

Losing Weight Support

It’s hard to change habits and lose weight however there is lots of support available. You can book in at the practice to discuss weight and diet. Other support available: ... [continue] Losing Weight Support

Low carb diet and diabetes

Recent studies have found the low-carbohydrate diet method to controlling blood glucose very successful. Studies are highlighting the possibility that more people could reduce or remove the need to take ... [continue] Low carb diet and diabetes

NHS: Links to Diabetes Apps

NHS: Diabetes Apps

Type 1 Diabetes

Living with type 1 diabetes presents its own challenges and here are some links that may be helpful: Diabetes UK info: www.diabetes.org.uk NHS website: www.nhs.uk/conditions/type-1-diabetes Diabetes My way: www.diabetesmyway.nhs.uk/know-more/what-is-diabetes/type-1-diabetes

Date published: 4th December, 2020
Date last updated: 14th February, 2023