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We value the support of Queenslanders who give their time to raise much needed awareness about the impact of diabetes in the Queensland community. 

  • 12

    Jul

    2019

    Townsville Diabetes Children’s Camp (Junior & Senior Camp)

    Townsville Diabetes Children’s Camp (Junior & Senior Camp)

    The Townsville Diabetes Children's Camp is both a: Junior camp for children with diabetes age 11 years and under and / or Senior Camp for children with diabetes aged 12 - 17 years. The camp is held from 12 - 14 July 2019 on Magnetic Island. For further...

    Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Children and teens

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  • 12

    Jul

    2019

    DESMOND - Logan

    DESMOND - Logan

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type 2 diabetes. The session is free of charge and full of useful information to help you feel confident about managing...

    Type 2 diabetes

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  • 13

    Jul

    2019

    MedSmart - Ipswich

    MedSmart - Ipswich

    This workshop helps you understand what your medications are, what they do and how to address any concerns you may have. For people with type 2 diabetes, you will receive practical information about: How medications work Reading medication labels Insulin Side...

    Type 2 diabetes

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  • 14

    Jul

    2019

    “Its About Time” – we took the time to know the signs and symptoms of diabetes

    “Its About Time” – we took the time to know the signs and symptoms of diabetes

    National Diabetes Week runs from 14 - 20 July and this year we're raising awareness of the signs and symptoms of diabetes to increase earlier detection and promote action. Every day almost 300 Australians are diagnosed with diabetes. But for many the diagnosis is being made too...

    Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Raising awareness

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  • 15

    Jul

    2019

    OzDAFNE - Townsville

    OzDAFNE - Townsville

    A 5 day program for adults with type 1 diabetes who are using pens to inject their insulin. OzDAFNE (an acronym for Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating) is run by trained diabetes facilitators for groups of 8 people. You will learn practical diabetes management skills that will help...

    Type 1 diabetes

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  • 15

    Jul

    2019

    DESMOND - Bundaberg

    DESMOND - Bundaberg

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type 2 diabetes. The session is free of charge and full of useful information to help you feel confident about managing...

    Type 2 diabetes

    More
  • 16

    Jul

    2019

    MedSmart - North Lakes

    MedSmart - North Lakes

    This workshop helps you understand what your medications are, what they do and how to address any concerns you may have. For people with type 2 diabetes, you will receive practical information about: How medications work Reading medication labels Insulin Side...

    Type 2 diabetes

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  • 16

    Jul

    2019

    ShopSmart - North Lakes

    ShopSmart - North Lakes

    Do you know what is really going into your trolley? This two hour virtual supermarket tour will help you make healthy choices while shopping. Learn how to decode food labels and spot the techniques used to trick you into buying unhealthy food. This program is delivered...

    Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Gestational diabetes

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