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We are a charity and membership organisation providing education, advice, ongoing support and advocacy to Queenslanders living with diabetes, and those at risk.
Become a member

Become a member

Are you missing out on diabetes information and support?

 

Join Diabetes Queensland today for access to expert diabetes advice for less than 20 cents per day. 

 

 

Live well with diabetes

Live well with diabetes

Stay on top of your diabetes with the help of Diabetes Queensland and your healthcare team.

 

Understanding diabetes and the treatment available is the first step.

Get involved

Get involved

Your support helps people with diabetes, please donate to make a difference.  

Feel like a challenge?  Join us on a walk, run, cycle or create your own fundraising event. 

 

Thanks for your support.

Education and information

Diabetes - What now?
Diabetes - What now?

Type 2 diabetes information to help you feel more confident.

Staying well with diabetes
Staying well with diabetes

Whether you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, EXPOsing diabetes aims to inform, empower, support.

For schools and parents
For schools and parents

Information for Queensland schools, teachers and parents of students living with diabetes.

Assess your risk
Assess your risk

Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Healthy Shopping
Healthy Shopping

Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods.

Lastest recipes
Lastest recipes

We have a range of healthy recipes that have been selected based on nutrient criteria and suitability for people with diabetes.

What's on

See what else is on
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    May

    Diabetes management for health professionals - Townsville

    Diabetes management for health professionals is a one day workshop for nurses and allied health professionals. It offers an interactive learning...

  • 28

    May

    EXPOsing diabetes - Townsville

    EXPOsing diabetesis a one-day educational event which brings together local health professionals to provide education sessions to people...

  • 31

    May

    Diabetes - What Now? - Townsville

    The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any...

  • 01

    Jun

    Diabetes - What Now? - Chermside

    The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any...

  • 01

    Jun

    Diabetes - What now? - Inala

    The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any...

Latest news

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  • Microcapsules for T1D

    Microcapsules for T1D

    Researchers at Curtin University are investigating a way to make insulin injections a thing of the past. Curtin's School of Pharmacy is working in partnership with the University of Western Australia to develop ...

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  • 7 ways to stay healthy in flu season

    7 ways to stay healthy in flu season

    Did you know a sneeze can travel up to two or three metres? Or that germs can stay upon a hard surface (like a desk or kitchen counter) for up to 8 hours? Flu season is upon us once again ...

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  • Losing immune memories

    Losing immune memories

    We consider having a strong immune system an asset when fighting off infections. But for people living with type 1 diabetes, turning off parts of the immune system might be the way forward in stopping the body fighting its own beta cells ...

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Diabetes. Who cares? We do. NDSS.

The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government administered by Diabetes Australia. The NDSS agent in Queensland is Diabetes Queensland.