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Diabetes can be a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. Find out how you can manage your diabetes and what you need to do to lead a healthy life.

HSE services and information

Type 1 diabetes

Managing Type 1 diabetes can take time to get used to. This guide is here to help.

Type 2 diabetes

Advice on how to manage Type 2 diabetes and how to prevent or delay the condition.

Diabetic Retina Screen

How the RetinaScreen programme can detect changes in vision in people with diabetes 


How to treat pre-diabetes and prevent or delay Type 2 diabetes

Diabetes support courses

Diabetes support courses can help you manage your diabetes and live a healthy life

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