Mapmydiabetes is an NHS award-winning program of information, guidance and self-help tools to support you in the management of your diabetes
How mapmydiabetes can help you
Taking control of your diabetes is the best way to avoid complications and ensure the best outcomes for your health. Mapmydiabetes is easy to use, convenient and self-pacing and available anywhere, anytime.
Prescribed by your GP or Practice Nurse, Mapmydiabetes is your personal online support tool to ensure that you have all you need to manage your diabetes. Mapmydiabetes helps you:
Understand – with the very best in information and education about your diabetes
Take control - with in-depth eating and activity coaching, including all the recipes you need to eat well with diabetes
Share – with highly secure information sharing with your Practice, so you can see your diabetes results and appointments online
Stay up to date – with regular updates from your Practice about available services to help you with your diabetes
Mapmydiabetes patient, Kent
“Very easy on the eye, the language is pitched about right (informative but not patronising) and it’s easy to navigate”
Mapmydiabetes patient, South East England
The structured educational content of this online resource supports the recommendations on patient education and dietary advice in the NICE guideline on type 2 diabetes. It also supports the statement on structured education for adults with type 2 diabetes in the NICE quality standard for diabetes in adults. This tool should not be used by people aged under 18.
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
Security & Privacy
The security of all your information is very important to us. Mapmydiabetes has been built to the very highest security standards, meaning that all your information and results are held as securely as possible.
Mapmydiabetes accounts are completely private and only visible to you and your doctors and nurses. We never share patient information with anyone. Mapmyhealth is registered as a data controller and is fully compliant with the Data Protection Act.
“It’s excellent to have graphs and illustrations and minimum of text, clear and organised which makes it easy to use. I could make more use of the system with the diabetes nurse when holding the six monthly reviews”
Mapmydiabetes Clinical Study Participant
Ask your GP or Practice Nurse if your Practice already provides Mapmydiabetes. If not please let us know where your GP Practice is located so that we can work with the NHS in your area to get Mapmydiabetes to you as soon as possible.