WARNINGS: Bupropion is an antidepressant used for smoking cessation and to treat a variety of conditions, including depression and other mental/mood disorders. Antidepressants can help prevent suicidal thoughts/attempts and provide other important benefits. However, a small number of people (especially people younger than 25) who take antidepressants for any condition may experience new or worsening depression, other mental/mood symptoms, or suicidal thoughts/attempts.
“It’s difficult. These are just people who want a job, they want a house for themselves and their family, they want to provide for their family, all the American values we live by. You can’t do that when someone can deny you housing or deny you a job just because of how you identify or who you love,” Parrish said..
Control group will receive usual clinical care and referral to diabetes educational consultation if required. This study will implement an individualised DSME program based on Information Motivation Behavioural (IMB) skills theory. IMB behavioural change theory assumption proposes that health related behaviour information, motivation and behavioural skills are primary determinants of promoting health behaviour.Researcher will use a validated DSME toolkit and will be delivered using motivational interviewing techniques through two face to face sessions (one at the beginning and one at the end) and several phone calls intervention for each participant during a period of 3 months from participation.Both groups will be assessed at 2 follow up times (after 3 months and 6 months) for self management knowledge, motivation, behavioural skills, diabetes level (HbA1c), blood pressure and weight from baseline assessment (time of participation).