World Diabetes Day 2021 Sunday, November 14

World Diabetes Day 2021: Current Theme, History and Key Facts

World Diabetes Day is celebrated on Sunday, 14 November every year to make people aware of the treatment, prevention, and symptoms. This day also emphasises to maintain a healthy lifestyle and provide education regarding diabetes. Let us have a look key facts related to Diabetes.


New figures from the 10th Edition of the IDF Diabetes Atlas reveal that 537 million adults around the world are living with diabetes


The development of therapeutic insulin in 1921 was a landmark breakthrough in the history of medicine.

3 in 4 people with diabetes live in low-and middle-income countries

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Diabetes is a serious lifelong health condition that occurs when the amount of glucose, or sugar, in the blood is too high. If left untreated, high blood glucose levels can cause serious health complications.

Diabetes can develop in anyone at any point in their life although there are certain groups and age ranges where it is more common. There are a range of symptoms that could indicate that someone had Diabetes, these range from excessive thirst to feeling more tired than usual. It is believed that up to 26% of residential and nursing home residents have Diabetes so being able to recognise the symptoms and knowing how you can help them to manage the condition is essential.

This course is aimed at people working in the health and social care sector and will provide an overview of the condition, the common symptoms that might indicate someone has diabetes, methods of diagnosis, some possible treatments and common complications that can affect those with the condition.

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Diabetes – What it is and its Prevalence Symptoms, 

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