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BD Diabetes Information Centre      

Introduction to Diabetes     

  • Types of Diabetes    
  • Diabetes Symptoms   

Diabetes Complications  

  • Eye Complications   
  • Heart Disease and Stroke 
  • Kidney Complications   
  • Foot Complications  
  • Pregnancy Complications  
  • Dental Complications   
  • Sexual Disorders   
  • Depression   

Blood Glucose Monitoring    

  • When to test   
  • How to test    
  • Hypoglycaemia (Low blood sugar)   
  • Hyperglycaemia (High blood sugar)   

Managing Diabetes    

  • Healthy Diet   
  • Exercise   
  • Tablets   

Managing Diabetes with Injections    

  • Introduction to Insulin    
  • Types of Insulin    
  • Insulin Performance   
  • Insulin Therapies   
  • Injecting insulin   
  • Good Injection Technique   

Living Well with Diabetes 

  • New and Exclusive
  • New to Diabetes 
  • Living with Diabetes 
  • Feeling Great, Looking Great

Adults Living with Diabetes  

Teenagers Living with Diabetes  

Growing up with Diabetes  

Caring for Children with Diabetes     

Educational Material     

Diabetes Resources    

About BD

Contact Us    

BD Diabetes Products     


BD Micro-Fine™+ Technology     

Pen Needles

Insulin Syringes

Capillary Sampling

BD Safe-Clip™


The BD Diabetes Learning Center describes the causes of diabetes, its symptoms, and diabetes complications such as retinopathy and neuropathy. This site contains detailed information about blood glucose monitoring, insulin injection and safe sharps disposal. Interactive quizzes, educational literature downloads and animated demonstrations help to teach diabetes care skills.

Important Note: The content of this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Do not disregard your doctor's advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read in this website.

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