There are other early warning signs too, including but not limited to: going to the toilet a lot (especially at night), being really thirsty, feeling more tired than usual, losing weight without trying to, genital itching or thrush, cuts and wounds taking longer to heal, blurred eyesight, increased hunger.
Anybody concerned about these symptoms or wishing to check out more of the excellent information Diabetes UK provides can visit their website here.
Using a range of leading technology and public health experts, C-Score leverages the capabilities available on a smartphone to help people better understand their health, prevent disease and make positive changes for long-term results. It has been developed in conjunction with medical experts and validated against 500,000 UK health records.
Former Chelsea Player of the Year Carlo Cudicini, a goalkeeper for the Blues between 1999 and 2009, said:
‘I’ve been fortunate to have access to world-leading health and nutrition advice. Since retirement, the need to be in peak condition for the next game has passed, but the need to stay healthy for my family and to live life to the fullest remains.
‘I’m delighted that Chelsea have over the past four years developed a tool such as C-Score to help everyone regardless of which team they support, to improve their health and that of their loved ones.’