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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 Romya G

Aug 22, 2020

amazing course!

By Arpita s

Jul 30, 2020

It was helpful.

By Abadir S Y

May 5, 2019

this is owesome

By Deleted A

Feb 3, 2017

powerful course

By babayo c

Aug 31, 2022

Awesome course

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By fernando g u

Apr 12, 2020

muy buen curso

By Valeria A B M

Aug 6, 2020

i like this !

By Md. A S

Aug 6, 2020

Great course.

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By Faisal R

Sep 22, 2020

great course

By Marcelle L

Aug 21, 2020

Muito bom!!!

By Momina I

Aug 18, 2020

Very helpful

By Abid H

Jul 21, 2020

great course

By Asaduzzaman B

Jun 6, 2020

super course

By Md. A M D

May 13, 2020

Good course.

By Sam B

Nov 6, 2017

Good coure!!

By Ahmed A f l

May 7, 2022

good course

By Rahma a

Apr 24, 2022

very useful

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Oct 6, 2021


By Shivani S

Sep 4, 2020

Best course

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Sep 2, 2020


By Marino A

Aug 17, 2020

Really good

By Shailendra P k

Jun 19, 2020

Very useful