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Why nurses make the difference for diabetes

In recognition of World Diabetes Day 2020 and the WHO International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

Nurses currently account for over half of the global health workforce. They do outstanding work to support people living with a wide range of health concerns. People who either live with diabetes or are at risk of developing the condition need their support too.

International Diabetes Federation


How do nurses approach diabetes care on both sides of the Atlantic?

In recognition of World Diabetes Day 2020 and the WHO “International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife” Sharon Tovey joins Editorial Board member Lori Berard to compare and contrast how nurses are making the difference to people with diabetes in the UK and North America, respectively.

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How do healthcare professionals and people with diabetes feel about the impact of nurses?

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