Group education on type 2 diabetes is a way of learning more about YOUR condition, how you feel about your diagnosis and setting personal targets for your diabetes self-management.
There are three programmes available all similar with slight variation in duration and content. You should attend one every five years.
DESMOND is Diabetes Education Self Management for Ongoing and Diagnosed Diabetes – ask your diabetes team for referral.
X-PERT is a Free Adult Education Programme for Type 2 Diabetes (HSE) – www.hse.ie/xpert