Below are essential videos with British Sign Language interpretation to help you and your family self-manage your diabetes.
The following films are all made with Healthcare Professionals and they explain, in a step-by-step way, how to effectively perform the essentials of everyday management of Type 1 Diabetes.
If you find these resources useful, ask your local diabetes team for a code to use the DigiBete App. Learn more about it by clicking here
Equipment You Need When You Leave Hospital - BSL
This films explains what you'll need when you leave hospital.
How To Check Blood Glucose Levels - BSL
This films shows how to check blood glucose levels.
How To Give An Injection Of Insulin - BSL
This films shows you how to give an injection of insulin.
What Is Hypoglycaemia - BSL
This films explains what hypoglycaemia is.
How To Treat Hypoglycaemia - BSL
This film explains how to treat hypoglycaemia
What Are Ketones and How To Check Them - BSL
This films explains what ketones are and how to check them.
How To Work Out A Correction Dose - BSL
This films shows you how to work out a correction dose.
How To Give An Injection Of Glucagon - BSL
This films shows you how to give an glucagon injection.
How To Use Safety Needles - BSL
This film explains what safety needles are and how to use them.
A Guide To Healthy Eating - BSL
This film is a guide to healthy eating.
Visiting The Diabetes Clinic - BSL
This films explains what to expect on your first visit to your local diabetes clinic.
What is Type 1 Diabetes - BSL
This films explains what Type 1 Diabetes is.