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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.
Renew your membership

Renew your membership

We are proud to be your Diabetes Queensland health team and we are passionate about making your life a little easier. 

 

Your membership makes this all possible. 

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
  • 04

    Oct

    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...

  • 07

    Oct

    Diabetes - What Now? - Caboolture

    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...

  • 07

    Oct

    Diabetes - What Now? - Redlands

    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...

  • 08

    Oct

    EXPOsing diabetes - Brisbane

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

  • 08

    Oct

    Type 1 Diabetes - Networking event

    Be our guest for drinks, nibbles, great company Diabetes Queensland is inviting all people living with type 1 diabetes and their...

Latest news

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    An update on Metformin has been provided by the Therapeutic Goods Administration which states they have updated the status on the following products from "Limited availability" to "Available": DIABEX XR 500 metformin hydrochloride ...

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  • Diabetes and depression? Don't fight it solo

    Living with diabetes is a rollercoaster: you can go from feeling in control and on top of the world to powerless, stressed, angry and frustrated. It's important to know this range of emotions is normal. It's unrealistic to expect to be ...

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  • Insulin pill to stop the jabs

    An insulin pill that will save millions of people with diabetes having to administer daily injections is a major step closer to reality. The lead researcher, Professor Mary McCourt, of Niagara University, New York state, said: 'We have developed a new technology called ...

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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.