Facing up to the potential complications that diabetes can bring has led to Emma putting more focus on keeping her blood sugar levels within range. Acknowledgement: Diabetes UK
This PUMP DAFNE course is a standard full week (plus a 30 minute pre-assessment appointment) being held in the diabetes department at Guys Hospital which is conveniently located by London Bridge station. This course is only suitable for patients who are already on an insulin pump.
“The whole course was fantastic and very useful.” The feedback we get from people attending our DESMOND courses is extremely positive. The staff running our courses are very experienced diabetes specialist nurses and dietitians. We also involve specially trained local people who are extremely knowledgeable and very supportive.
Join the Oviva Diabetes Support programme for one-one-one coaching from a personal diabetes dietitian at a time that fits around your schedule. Use our NHS approved smartphone app to track your food and activity, and work towards your health goals with expert support on diet, exercise and wellbeing every step of the way.
People with diabetes need effective patient education to enable them to manage their diabetes on a day-to-day basis.
“Whilst I was a little apprehensive about going to a group course, I found hearing about diabetes with others who were like me was really helpful. Lots of what I learnt I was able to do straight away. I’m so glad I went. ”