30 September 2016

Diabetes Training: New diabetes figures show lifestyle choices are to blame

Public Health England (PHE) has unveiled new figures showing almost 4m people in England have diabetes – highlighting the huge strain faced by the health and social care services as a result.

 

According to PHE, approximately 90% of diabetes cases are Type 2 and can be prevented through an adjustment in the way people live. Helping people to understand how lifestyle choices could impact their health later in life could prevent developing illnesses and diseases. Read the full news article here 

 

Do you work in health and social care and want to know more about the impact of diabetes? We offer training in Diabetes Awareness – find out more here

More news

Acacia Training is a Disability Confident Leader
26 Oct 2020

Acacia Training is a Disability Confident Leader

We’ve been named as a Disability Confident Leader again, three years after being one of the first organisations to gain this status.

Michelle celebrates five years of a rewarding career in childminding
15 Oct 2020

Michelle celebrates five years of a rewarding career...

Michelle Williams wanted to go back to work – but she needed something that fit in around her family commitments.

Beauty training ‘a route to pursue dream career’
7 Oct 2020

Beauty training ‘a route to pursue dream career’

For two women, beauty training has provided a great route for them to finally pursue their dream career.