About your appointment :-
We are inviting patients in by birth month, if you receive a text please book an appointment with our treatment room HCA for bloods and a foot check. Please bring a urine sample with you.
A specialist nurse will then be in contact if there is any concern or follow up needed.
How to Reduce your risk of Diabetes
These lifestyle changes can help prevent you developing Diabetes.
- Change your diet and have a generally healthy diet
- Be more active – aim for 2.5 hours of activity a week.
- Losing weight (if you’re overweight) will make it easier for your body to lower your blood sugar level
There are two different types of diabetes.
Type 1 – Where the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the cells that produce insulin.
Type 2 – Where the body does not produce enough insulin, or the body’s cells do no react to insulin.
For more information please visit the NHS Website by clicking here.