"KAREN course at Kings Mill Hospital"

About: King's Mill Hospital Specialist services / Nutrition & dietetics

(as the patient),

The last 12 months I have been struggling to control my type 1 diabetes, my partner has to twice call 999 for an ambulance/paramedic to attend my severe hypoglycemic attacks due to poor control of my blood sugar. So when I was offered a place in the KAREN course at Kings Mill Hospital, I jumped at the chance. Since attending, my overall control has been vastly improved. I just which I had known about it sooner.

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Responses

Response from Sophy Parkin, General Manager for Specialist Services, Health Partnerships

Thanks for your feedback. Its great to hear your story and that the course has made a real difference to living with your diabetes. I will pass your feedback onto my colleagues at Kings Mill

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Response from Lynn Hagin, Head of Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutrition and Dietetics Service, County Health Partnerships

Thank you for your very positive feedback on the course and as Sophy has said, we will pass your feedback on to the dietitians who deliver the course.

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Response from King's Mill Hospital

Thank you for your comments which will be forwarded to our KAREN course team.

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