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We give you the opportunity to do some research on a complication of your choice.


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There are many complications which can result from being diagnosed with diabetes. These can be split into both macro and micro vascular complications.

Choose one of each (or another complication of Type 2 diabetes) and conduct your own research in regards to:

  • signs and symptoms and what to do if you notice one of these
  • how does Type 2 diabetes stop the part of the body from functioning correctly

Please share below anything that you have found interesting or that has surprised you.

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Diabetes Explained

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