Skip to 0 minutes and 5 seconds A diagnosis of diabetes can happen at any time to any person. The incidence of diabetes is increasing worldwide and many elements of it remain a mystery and often misunderstood, with so many questions how can people live well with diabetes. Hello. I’m Rhonda Brown from Deakin University. And in this two week course, we will develop an understanding of the meaning of living with diabetes for an individual and their family. Analyse the social and psychological impacts of living with this chronic condition. Examine the factors that contribute to living well with diabetes and discover how individuals and their families can be empowered to manage this lifelong challenge.
Skip to 0 minutes and 49 seconds This course will be of benefit to anyone affected by diabetes, including individuals and their families and health professionals. Together, we will further develop our knowledge of diabetes and move closer to understanding the daily reality of living with diabetes. See you soon.