Deprivation and Links to Diabetes

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Diabetes UK Research Findings

A recent report from has shed light on the social challenges faced by individuals with Type 1 diabetes. The findings suggest that many people living with this condition face significant difficulties in their daily lives due to various social factors. These challenges can range from lack of support from friends and family members to limited access to healthcare resources.

Despite the advancements in medical technology and treatments, the report highlights that individuals with Type 1 diabetes often struggle to manage their condition effectively. This can lead to complications and a lower quality of life.

The report calls for increased support and awareness to help those affected by Type 1 diabetes overcome these social challenges. This includes providing access to education and resources, as well as offering support from healthcare professionals, friends, and family.

It is important to acknowledge the impact of social factors on the lives of those with Type 1 diabetes. By addressing these challenges, we can help improve their overall health and wellbeing, and give them the tools they need to lead a fulfilling life.

In conclusion, the report highlights the need for a more comprehensive approach to support individuals with Type 1 diabetes. This includes addressing social factors and providing the necessary resources and support to help them manage their condition effectively.

Full article and Diabetes UK Findings >> Research reveals the impact of deprivation on the health of people with type 1 diabetes <<<

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Founder of Well Heeled - I have a great interest in diabetes and the effect on those diagnosed as well as those around them. With over 20 years in health and social care, as a qualified social worker and as a passionate educator within the health and social care sector, I wanted to bring further information to others around diabetes and other issues.

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