We are looking for people aged 35+ to take part in an interview in London for 1 hour about health issues.
Wednesday 5th July or Thursday 6th July 2017
Please answer the questions below.
Occupation of chief income earner in the household:
Who do you live with at home?
If you have children, please tell us their ages
Which of the following, if any, have you been diagnosed with?
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
None of the above
Does anyone in your family suffer with Type 1 Diabetes? If so, who?
Does anyone in your family suffer with Diabetes Type 2? If so, who?
If applicable, when was your relative diagnosed with diabetes?
If you suffer with diabetes, when were you diagnosed?
If you suffer with Diabetes, please tell us which of the following statements best describe you?
I am very engaged with the charity Diabetes UK
I would say I am aware of Diabetes UK and had limited dealing with then
I would say I am aware of Diabetes UK but haven’t had any dealings with them
I am not aware of Diabetes UK
Which of the following statements best describe you?
I have difficulty finding time for myself with the commitments I have with work and family
I need to help/support my parents more since one of them was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes
Since my parent got diagnosed with type 2 diabetes I have tried to find out more to help them, but it is difficult to find specific details relevant to them
Which of the following statements apply to you?
My child/ren have all left home now
I like to spend time with family/grandchildren
I have a busy social life and am always out and about
I know that I a bit over weight and should exercise more but it is difficult to make changes
My friends would describe me as tech savvy
I am looking forward to retirement so I can spend more time with my husband and family
I love cooking and hardly ever have convenience foods or take away foods
I enjoy regularly going to the pub and socialising there
Since being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes I have found the information from the doctor very technical, so not relevant for me
I know I should do more exercise
I have lived with diabetes so long that I sometimes think I am more of an expert then the medical staff I am talking to
I get tested regularly and consistently have good HbA1c results
Having a healthy lifestyle isn’t important to me
I keep up to date with any developments in treatment for diabetes
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
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