All Resources tagged with "Glucose Monitoring"
Mary Robertson talks with Jane Mitchell about her experiences with type 1 diabetes and her decision to use an insulin pump. Jane was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age three, and has now been using an insulin pump for six years, having decided to start using one before becoming pregnant with her…
Mary Robertson talks with Jane Mitchell about her experiences and the practicalities of getting and using an insulin pump.
Mary Robertson and Debbie Voight discuss factors which may affect a patient's suitability for an insulin pump.
In this video Sharon from Kirkcaldy, who has type 1 diabetes, talks about her experiences of pregnancy.
This page provides detailed advice on exercise and physical activity with type 1 diabetes.
These videos provide a no nonsense guide to pregnancy for people with diabetes.
Having type 1 diabetes shouldn't stop you from taking part in extreme sports, however, it does mean that you have to be a bit more prepared and plan for the unexpected. Martin Draper talks about his experiences with having type 1 diabetes and participating in extreme sports.
The video features children living with type 1 diabetes and showing the most common symptoms of the condition. About 2,000 children a year are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the UK.
A low carbohydrate diet is one strategy that some people might find helpful to manage their type 2 diabetes. It allows the body to maintain glucose levels at a low but healthy level.
Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition where the insulin your pancreas makes can’t work properly, or your pancreas can’t make enough insulin. About 90% of people with diabetes have Type 2 diabetes.
This page explains what blood glucose testing is and why it is required for people with diabetes. It covers what the numbers mean, how to control your blood glucose level, and how and when to test your blood glucose.