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A-level PE - Unit 1: Participation in Sport and Recreation: Diabetes

Resources to support A-level PE, Unit 1

Books in the Senior Library

What is Diabetes?

Patients with diabetes has blood glucose reading
Patients living with diabetes must take regular blood glucose readings

Diabetes is an incurable condition in which the body cannot control blood sugar levels, because of problems with the hormone insulin. There are two main variations of the illness, Type I and Type II.

Diabetes Videos

Diabetes and Obesity

Animation about Diabetes and the Body

Diabetes: Treatment and Symptoms

Diabetes Self-Assessment Tools