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Diabetes - Useful Links

If you are now inspired to learn more about your diabetes and controlling it we hope you find the following resources and links helpful.

Useful websites

Managing Insulin

Injection technique

TREND - injection technique

Blood glucose testing

Hypo treatment

Using an auto-shield needle

Diabetes and the DVLA

Insulin Passports

In March 2011, the National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) issued a Patient Safety Alert, The adult patientís passport to safer use of insulin, aimed at empowering patients with diabetes to take a more active role in their treatment to avoid being given the wrong insulin. This passport is useful to keep on your person at all times, for any emergency that may arise.

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