All Resources tagged with "Glucose Monitoring"
Carbohydrate counting is a way of matching insulin requirements with the amount of carbohydrate that you eat or drink. This course will give you everything you need to know about counting carbs.
This page discusses what a carbohydrate is, what different kinds there are, and the effect they can have on your diabetes.
Switching from insulin injections to an insulin pump can be a daunting time for people. This course provides an introductory guide to insulin pump therapy aimed at people with type 1 diabetes considering switching from injections to an insulin pump.
Continuous Glucose Monitoring is a method of continually measuring the glucose levels within the interstitial fluid.
This resource will explain some of the effects diabetes can have on the menopause.
This page explains how diabetes might affect your ability to work and when it is appropriate to tell your employer.
This resource explains how exercise and physical activity affects your blood glucose and what you should bear in mind before you start exercising.
This page gives you advice about wearing the most suitable shoes, taking into account the shape of your feet and your diabetes.
This resource is for people who are about to start or have started using the FreeStyle Libre. Please work through the sections within the resource to learn more about the Libre .
This page explains what gestational diabetes is. It also explains why it develops and how it is diagnosed.
This page explains the HbA1c blood test and how it is useful in monitoring diabetes.
This page explains what hypoglycaemia is and provides detailed information on the causes and symptoms of a hypoglycaemic episode (a 'hypo') and what you should do if you have one.