I need help managing my Diabetes

Diabetes is a condition where the amount of glucose in your blood is too high.

In type 2 diabetes, this happens because your pancreas doesn’t produce enough of the hormone insulin (that helps glucose enter body cells to be used) and/or the insulin that is produced does not work correctly (insulin resistance).

The following organisations may be able to assist and support you:

Free newly-diagnosed information packs

Access information packs andLearn about world-class research to treat, prevent and cure type 1 diabetes and the ways in which we campaign to promote access to better treatments and technologies for eve…

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How Dietetics can help

Dietetics is the science of how nutrition affects our health. Scientific studies have shown how a change to our diet can help prevent or control a variety of health problems, including obesity, diabete…

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Diabetes UK

Diabetes UK is a charity organisation that focuses on supporting people with diabetes and raising awareness about the condition. They provide information, resources, and support for individuals living …

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Dorset Diabetes

While most patients will receive their main diabetes care from their GP or practice nurse, their Intermediate Diabetes Dietetics Service helps people control and manage their condition on a day-to-day …

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