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Type 2 diabetes and me

There is a lot of information about diabetes and it can be hard to know where to start. Type 2 diabetes and me has 10 short modules and you can go through them in any order at any time. Select one of the modules below to begin.

Type 2 and me is now available as an app experience that is optimised for use on your mobile phone. Go to type2andme.glideapp.io and scan the QR code—follow the prompts to add the app to your phone.

Understanding Diabetes

Find out what diabetes is, which type of diabetes you have and why you were diagnosed.

10 minutes
2 videos
5 resources

Balancing your blood glucose level

There are ways to balance your blood glucose level. Discover what they are and how to start!

15 minutes
3 videos
4 resources

First steps to healthy eating

What does eating healthier look like? Explore some of the changes you can make to start eating healthier today.

15 minutes
3 videos
8 resources

First steps to being active

What does ‘regular physical activity’ look like? Find out more about getting started, or doing more if you are already active.

15 minutes
2 videos
4 resources

Balancing your medication

You may need medication now, or in the future, to help keep your blood glucose levels within your target range. Find out more about the medications for diabetes.

10 minutes
2 videos
7 resources

Checking how you are tracking

There are ways you can monitor your blood glucose levels. Explore your options and find out where to go for support and advice.

20 minutes
7 videos
3 resources

Your diabetes health checks

There are regular health checks you need to keep your diabetes management on track and prevent health problems in the future. What are they and what do you need to do?

15 minutes
2 videos
9 resources

Supporting your emotional health

Looking after how you feel is part of staying healthy. Find out what you can do and where can you find support.

 

15 minutes
2 videos
8 resources

Travel, driving and sick days

Find out more about what to do when travelling, driving or if you are ill or need to go to hospital.

 

10 minutes
3 videos
4 resources

Getting the support you need

Having diabetes is not a journey you need to take on your own. Find out more about the type of support that’s available around you.

10 minutes
2 videos
6 resources

Resources

Looking for a particular resource? You can find them here.

 

 

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