À propos

When you’re first diagnosed with diabetes, it can be a shock. Even if your doctor covers all the bases, you may be left feeling nervous, alone, and uncertain about the changes you’ll have to make in your life. Or, you may suspect you have diabetes, and don’t know what the next steps are.

You’re not alone. Nearly one in 10 Americans and Europeans also live with diabetes. The goal of this course is to provide you with information, education, support, and empowerment so you can take control of your diabetes and live your happiest and healthiest life. 

From those early days of your first appointment and getting tested, right through long-term management and self-care, we’ll cover all the stages of living with diabetes. You’ll learn coping and wellness strategies related to diet, exercise, stress management, pain relief, and natural healing remedies.

If you’re learning to live life as a diabetic, you don’t have to do it alone or be in the dark! Our goal is to equip you with the tools of diabetes management so you can make smart decisions about your wellness and care.

What you will learn:

  • What to expect at your first doctor’s visit
  • An overview of the different types of diabetes – Types 1, 2, 3, and others
  • Various treatment methods and options
  • All about Insulin pumps and other devices
  • How to manage specific symptoms of diabetes and treat pain
  • Natural and homeopathic remedies
  • A comprehensive nutritional guide for diabetics
  • Exercise regimes recommended for diabetics
  • How to care for mental health issues, including depression and anxiety
  • What it means to cope with a chronic illness
  • Where to find support and resources in your community

Conditions requises

Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Leçons

Module 1: Introduction: Understanding Diabetes
  • What is Diabetes, and Who Gets It?
  • Common Symptoms and Diagnosis
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Type 3 Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • MODY, LADA, and Other Types of Diabetes
  • Preparing for Your First Appointment
Module 2: Treatment And Care For All Types
  • Understanding Treatment Options
  • Testing Glucose and Hemoglobin
  • Treating With Insulin – Injectables and Devices
  • Non-Insulin Injectables
  • Oral Medications
  • How to Avoid Diabetes Complications
  • Patient Advocacy: Know Your Rights
Module 3: Managing Your Symptoms
  • Treatment for Neuropathy
  • Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia
  • Battling Fatigue and Low Energy
  • Taking Control of Weight Fluctuation
  • Itchiness, Rashes, and Other Diabetic Dermadromes
  • Caring for Mental Health Issues
  • Homeopathy and Natural Medicine
Module 4: Practicing Self Care: Diet And Lifestyle
  • Nutrition Guide for Diabetics
  • How to Manage Carb and Caloric Intake
  • Calculating Energy Expenditure
  • Developing a Personalized Exercise Regime
  • Diabetes and Sexual Health
  • Coping with Stress and Frustration
Module 5: Long-term Management For A Happy, Healthy Life
  • It’s Ok to Not be “Okay”!
  • Developing and Sticking with a Treatment Plan
  • Finding the Right Doctors, Clinics, and Practitioners
  • How to Prepare for Emergencies
  • Diabetes at School and in the Workplace
  • Getting Support from Family and Friends
  • Reach Out: Online Communities, Forums, and Groups
  • Diabetes Resources in Your Area

Carrière

A qui s'adresse ce cours ?

  • Individuals who have recently been diagnosed with diabetes
  • Those currently being tested for diabetes
  • Anyone who worries they may have diabetes
  • Family members of a loved one who has diabetes
  • Individuals who have diabetes and want support and resources
  • Those who want to manage their diabetes more effectively

Opportunités de carrière

This course serves as a good introduction to diabetes for individuals pursuing medical and nutrition careers, as well as caregivers to all ages:

  • Diabetes Specialist
  • Nutritionist/Nutrition Counsellor
  • Teacher, Childcare Worker, Daycare Attendant
  • Elderly Caretaker/Live-in Caregiver
  • Nurse
  • Doctor's Assistant

Certification

To receive certification, you must:

  • Complete every page of the course

  • Pass the exams with a minimum score of 55% for each (each module includes a test based on key learning objectives in that study topic)

If you meet this criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course

You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)

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Living with Diabetes

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    À propos

    When you’re first diagnosed with diabetes, it can be a shock. Even if your doctor covers all the bases, you may be left feeling nervous, alone, and uncertain about the changes you’ll have to make in your life. Or, you may suspect you have diabetes, and don’t know what the next steps are.

    You’re not alone. Nearly one in 10 Americans and Europeans also live with diabetes. The goal of this course is to provide you with information, education, support, and empowerment so you can take control of your diabetes and live your happiest and healthiest life. 

    From those early days of your first appointment and getting tested, right through long-term management and self-care, we’ll cover all the stages of living with diabetes. You’ll learn coping and wellness strategies related to diet, exercise, stress management, pain relief, and natural healing remedies.

    If you’re learning to live life as a diabetic, you don’t have to do it alone or be in the dark! Our goal is to equip you with the tools of diabetes management so you can make smart decisions about your wellness and care.

    What you will learn:

    • What to expect at your first doctor’s visit
    • An overview of the different types of diabetes – Types 1, 2, 3, and others
    • Various treatment methods and options
    • All about Insulin pumps and other devices
    • How to manage specific symptoms of diabetes and treat pain
    • Natural and homeopathic remedies
    • A comprehensive nutritional guide for diabetics
    • Exercise regimes recommended for diabetics
    • How to care for mental health issues, including depression and anxiety
    • What it means to cope with a chronic illness
    • Where to find support and resources in your community

    Conditions requises

    Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Leçons

    Module 1: Introduction: Understanding Diabetes
    • What is Diabetes, and Who Gets It?
    • Common Symptoms and Diagnosis
    • Type 1 Diabetes
    • Type 2 Diabetes
    • Type 3 Diabetes
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • MODY, LADA, and Other Types of Diabetes
    • Preparing for Your First Appointment
    Module 2: Treatment And Care For All Types
    • Understanding Treatment Options
    • Testing Glucose and Hemoglobin
    • Treating With Insulin – Injectables and Devices
    • Non-Insulin Injectables
    • Oral Medications
    • How to Avoid Diabetes Complications
    • Patient Advocacy: Know Your Rights
    Module 3: Managing Your Symptoms
    • Treatment for Neuropathy
    • Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia
    • Battling Fatigue and Low Energy
    • Taking Control of Weight Fluctuation
    • Itchiness, Rashes, and Other Diabetic Dermadromes
    • Caring for Mental Health Issues
    • Homeopathy and Natural Medicine
    Module 4: Practicing Self Care: Diet And Lifestyle
    • Nutrition Guide for Diabetics
    • How to Manage Carb and Caloric Intake
    • Calculating Energy Expenditure
    • Developing a Personalized Exercise Regime
    • Diabetes and Sexual Health
    • Coping with Stress and Frustration
    Module 5: Long-term Management For A Happy, Healthy Life
    • It’s Ok to Not be “Okay”!
    • Developing and Sticking with a Treatment Plan
    • Finding the Right Doctors, Clinics, and Practitioners
    • How to Prepare for Emergencies
    • Diabetes at School and in the Workplace
    • Getting Support from Family and Friends
    • Reach Out: Online Communities, Forums, and Groups
    • Diabetes Resources in Your Area

    Carrière

    A qui s'adresse ce cours ?

    • Individuals who have recently been diagnosed with diabetes
    • Those currently being tested for diabetes
    • Anyone who worries they may have diabetes
    • Family members of a loved one who has diabetes
    • Individuals who have diabetes and want support and resources
    • Those who want to manage their diabetes more effectively

    Opportunités de carrière

    This course serves as a good introduction to diabetes for individuals pursuing medical and nutrition careers, as well as caregivers to all ages:

    • Diabetes Specialist
    • Nutritionist/Nutrition Counsellor
    • Teacher, Childcare Worker, Daycare Attendant
    • Elderly Caretaker/Live-in Caregiver
    • Nurse
    • Doctor's Assistant

    Certification

    To receive certification, you must:

    • Complete every page of the course

    • Pass the exams with a minimum score of 55% for each (each module includes a test based on key learning objectives in that study topic)

    If you meet this criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course

    You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)