Within the Surgery we have created a new display board that you can find in the Surgery on the first floor. This display is regarding the Diabetes and Healthy Eating. This was created to support both Diabetes week (10th-16th) and BNF Healthy Eating Week (10th-14th)

This board shares some of the important information such as:

What is HBA1C - This is a blood test done to measure the average blood sugar level over the past two to three month. 

The importance of a healthy diet, in regarding to increasing fruit and vegetables whether they are fresh, canned, frozen or dried. 

The signs and symptoms of Type 1 Diabetes with the 4 T's:

Toilet -Increased use of the toilet
Thirsty - Increased drinking 
Tired - Increased Tiredness
Thinner - Rapid loss of weight.