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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Diabetes – the Essential Facts by University of Copenhagen

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About the Course

Across the world more than 420 million people are living with diabetes. Two thirds of these have not yet been diagnosed. When discovered late or managed incorrectly, diabetes can damage your heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, and nerves, leading to disability and premature death. In fact, more people are dying of diabetes related diseases than of diseases as HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. This course will provide you with an introduction to the most recent research in the field of prevention and treatment of diabetes as well as a broader understanding of the situation in different communities, rich and poor, across the world, where diabetes threatens public health. What kind of disease is diabetes, who has it, and who is at risk of getting it? And what are the roles of medicine, exercise and nutrition when trying to prevent, delay or treat diabetes? During the course you will meet researchers and experts from Imperial College London, Emory University in Atlanta, Steno Diabetes Center in Copenhagen as well as the School of Global Health and the Center for Basic Metabolic Research at the University of Copenhagen. They work with very different aspects of diabetes, from microbiology to global public health, but what ties them together is the belief that it is a global responsibility to combat diabetes, and this fight can only be won through new knowledge and global collaboration. We hope you will join us in the course and equip yourself to take part in the ongoing discussions of this truly global and individual health challenge. This course is also part of the EIT Health programme....

Top reviews


Oct 4, 2020

Only thing not furnished that is fasting glucose and pp glucose ranging should be furnished. And also the glucose tolerance test result and Hb1AC test result ranges to be discussed during the course.


Dec 6, 2017

This was an awesome short course which I would recommend to anyone who is interested in diabetes or other chronic diseases. I learned a lot about different ways you could possibly prevent diabetes.

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By S B B P M P T N K

Feb 16, 2021

very helpful and good content

By Danish M

Sep 26, 2020

very easy and understandable.

By Dr. K B

Jun 18, 2020

Nice course.very interesting.

By Nthembe M

May 16, 2020

Love every minute of learning

By Danick A

Jul 29, 2019

Very good courses on Diabetes

By Magdalene M A

Apr 19, 2019

Great cours; very informative

By Renata D

Dec 5, 2017

Very good for essential facts

By Candice W

Feb 2, 2023

Very informative! Thank you!

By Farjana a

Jul 20, 2020

i like this course very much


Jul 4, 2020

Thoroughly enjoyable course!

By Sophie R

Dec 7, 2017

clear, interesting, engaging


Oct 4, 2022

Gran aporte al conocimiento

By MedicOtaku

Aug 3, 2020

Excelente curso me encantoo

By Kalpana K

Jul 28, 2020

Totally,it's a nice course.

By Shamyukthaa P

Jun 9, 2020

Nice and informative course

By Syeda M s

Aug 28, 2022

perfectly designed course

By Dr. P G P

Mar 23, 2022

Very interesting course!!!

By Ana M C J

Jan 14, 2022

Excelente! Compleetíssimo.


May 8, 2021

highly recommended course

By Az-Tr V

Aug 31, 2021

This course is very good


Jul 15, 2020

Excellent Course Pattern

By Mahalakshmi

Jun 8, 2020

Excellent experience....

By Aben T

Aug 14, 2017

Super informative course

By Rmh r

Nov 24, 2022

excellent online course

By عناية ف ا

Jan 28, 2021

Thanks very much 🌷🌷🌷