Education at the Heart of diabetes care
Jacqui Thornton Freelance health journalist
A ‘one-stop’ programme providing personalised care could help Mexico turn the tide of its diabetes epidemic
Standing in a consultation room at the National Institute of Medical Science and Nutrition in Mexico City, Martin Ortega is feeling proud of himself. He recounts the story of a drastic turnaround in his health and how, for two years, he ignored signs of diabetes. He admits he was too scared to seek medical help.
Nursing Standard. 32, 11, 22-24. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.11.22.s19