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Managing diabetes

Managing diabetes

Advice and Support

If you are living with diabetes, or you know someone who is, then Diabetes Queensland is here to help.  We can provide the most up to date information, education and support to help people learn how to manage their diabetes, through our research, advocacy, programs and support groups. 

 

  • Support in Schools

    The increasing prevalence of all types of diabetes in young people means that teachers are likely to have students with diabetes.    DiabetesBasics is an initiative of Diabetes Queensland, designed as a resource for Queensland schools, teachers, support staff and parents...

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  • Know Your Rights

    Diabetes Queensland has produced a comprehensive guide for employees: An Employee's Guide to Diabetes in the Workplace - which was developed to overcome misconceptions and ignorance around diabetes in the workplace.    The booklet contains in-depth information about your...

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  • Online Resources

    Our downloadable resources for living with diabetes, what you need to know, diabetes and driving and more.  ...

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  • Diabetes in emergencies

    It is crucial that people with diabetes pay close attention to their health during emergency situations. Diabetes Queensland has a nine-step checklist to help you manage your health during stressful times.   1. Monitor your health For people with diabetes, physical and...

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  • Multilingual Resources

    The below resources are also supplied by the NDSS through Diabetes Australia and are specifically tailored to members of the Arabic, Vietnamese, Turkish, Italian, Greek, Spanish, Korean, Chinese and Croatian Communities.   Recipe Cards for the Turkish Speaking Community - Grilled...

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