Your expert diabetes advicefor less than 20 cents per day Become a member today Information sessions for you Our event calendar Diabetes info for parents, kids and teachers Learn more Donate Shop online Our recipes NDSS info Find support What's on Donate Shop online Our recipes NDSS info Find support What's on 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 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. Join us 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. Find out more 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. Fundraise or donate Education and information 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 Information for Queensland schools, teachers and parents of students living with diabetes. Assess your risk Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Healthy Shopping Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods. 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 29 Mar 29/Mar/2017 - Meet with the experts Ipswich Can our experts help you live better with diabetes? Put them to the test in Ipswich. If you have a diabetes related problem... 31 Mar 31/Mar/2017 - Diabetes management for health professionals - Brisbane Diabetes management for health professionals is a one day workshop for nurses and allied health professionals. It offers an interactive learning... 07 Apr 07/Apr/2017 - Carbohydrate Counting - Brisbane Carbohydrate Counting for Health Professionals is an interactive workshop which empowers health professionals with the skills, knowledge and... 12 Apr 12/Apr/2017 - DESMOND - Chermside Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 20 Apr 20/Apr/2017 - DESMOND - Caboolture Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... Latest news See all articles Wide Bay launch for major health program The Queensland Government's $27 million healthy lifestyle program, My health for life, launched in Wide Bay today. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Cameron Dick said ... Read more New diabetes drugs in development John B. Buse, MD, PhD; University of North Carolina, recently spoke on new drugs in development at the 64th annual American Diabetes Association's Advanced Postgraduate Course ... Read more Should a low carbohydrate diet be recommended for diabetes management? So asked the authors of a new study from the London Metropolitan University as they set out to evaluate if restricting carbohydrate intakes was a safe and effective management strategy for diabetes. The authors, Michelle McKenzie and Sarah Illingworth from London Met's School of ... Read more 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.