The emotional toll on carers
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The emotional toll on carers

Dan Howarth Head, Care, Diabetes UK

People who care for a loved one with diabetes also need to be supported if they are able to cope with the emotional strain of their role

A diabetes diagnosis can be life-changing news and will often bring significant emotional strain – not only to people with diabetes, but also to those closest to them.

Nursing Standard. 34, 1, 51-51. doi: 10.7748/ns.34.1.51.s19

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