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Diabetes - Living a Healthier Life

Synopsis
A DVD to help with prevention, understanding and managing Type 2 diabetes, specifically designed to enable people who have learning difficulties and diabetes to have access to the same information about the condition as people with Type 2 diabetes who do not have learning disabilities. It covers a range of topics including an explanation of what Type 2 diabetes is, how to prevent it, how to manage and understand the condition, and the benefits of healthy eating and physical activity.
Produced in conjunction with Speakup, a self-help charity for people with learning disabilities.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2009
Uses
Suitable for carers and people with diabetes.
Subjects
Health Education; Social welfare
Keywords
diabetes; health education; learning disabilities

Online availability

URI
http://www.diabetesdvd.org.uk/
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Price
free
Year
2009

Sponsor

Name

Speakup Self Advocacy

Phone
01709 710199
Address
43 Holm Flatt Street
Parkgate
Rotherham
South Yorks
S62 6HJ
Notes
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Distributor

Name

Diabetes UK

Web
http://www.diabetes.org.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
0800 585 088
Fax
020 7424 1080
Address
Macleod House
10 Parkway
London
NW1 7AA

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