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Diabetes – the Essential Facts, 哥本哈根大学

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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....


创建者 LL

Dec 07, 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.

创建者 BS

Aug 29, 2018

good course , this takes into considerations of diabetes epidemic all over the world . There has to be different mechanism to be adopted in developing countries as compared to developed countries .


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创建者 DIN

Feb 13, 2019

very informative but its ignorant of the fasting treatment available by jason fung

创建者 Ravinder Naik Dharavath

Jan 24, 2019

This course gave interesting facts about diabetes. I am expecting a sequel to this course. The coordinators may start a new course about its pathophysiology or management.

创建者 Ivan David Beltran Herrera

Jan 14, 2019

excellent course

创建者 George Magdy

Jan 04, 2019

not good

创建者 Dayanand Peter

Dec 19, 2018

Great course to learn the fundamentals of Diabetes

创建者 Akasha Akram

Nov 05, 2018

Excellent and very informative course


Oct 29, 2018

its a very informative and explanatory course about diabetes

创建者 Subhan Haider

Sep 24, 2018

This is an excellent course it help me alot in increasing my professional knowledge.

创建者 Raj Kumary

Sep 12, 2018


创建者 Tércio Araújo do Rêgo Barros

Sep 09, 2018

It is a very good course it provides concepts, epidemiological data, and effective interventions on diabetes treatment. It is a very introductory course, with the basis to understand diabetes and role of nutrition and exercise in its treatment.