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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

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

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  • 04

    Jul

    DESMOND - Annerley

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 09

    Jul

    National Diabetes Week 2017

    100,000 Queenslanders havetype 2 diabetes but don't know it. National Diabetes Week: 9 - 15 July 2017 You're invited...

  • 11

    Jul

    DESMOND - Caboolture

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 14

    Jul

    DESMOND - Inala

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 14

    Jul

    Go green and give for diabetes

    On Friday 14 July 2017, we invite you to #gogreenandgive for diabetes. Whether you plan to go slightly green, very green,...

Latest news

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  • What vitamins are affected by diabetes?

    What vitamins are affected by diabetes?

    Vitamins are needed for growth, repair and the normal functioning of your body. We usually get enough vitamins from the food we eat; however, living with diabetes may impact the levels of some vitamins ...

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  • Questions you ask most about type 2 diabetes

    Questions you ask most about type 2 diabetes

    Can I get rid of type 2 diabetes? Once diagnosed, a person will always have diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is due to a combination of genetics and lifestyle. After diagnosis people may make changes to ...

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  • Free major health program launched in Cairns

    Free major health program launched in Cairns

    Cairns locals will be receiving free health checks at Smithfield Shopping Centre today to determine whether they are eligible to participate in My health for life, a $27 million statewide healthy lifestyle program to be rolled out over four years.

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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.