The average experience of individuals going through the journey of diabetes from the moment of their first medical encounter through living with the condition. The diagram is based on 14 ethnographic interviews with diabetic patients ages 45 to 65 living in the UK. The content was made available online by, a partnership between DIPEX charity and The Health Experiences Research Group at Oxford University’s Department of Primary Care.

The qualitative data was captured analyzed and synthesized into an Experience Map that describes a few insights emerging from these conversations.

The Journey of Diabetes