Our downloadable resources for living with diabetes, what you
need to know, diabetes and driving and more.
Sams Diabetes Story
Sam Webb was 11 years old when he was diagnosed
with type 1 diabetes.
Three years after his diagnosis Sam wrote "Sams Diabetes
Story" to help other kids learn about his condition, and the
every day struggles he faces.
Download Sams Diabetes Story...
Diabetes and Driving
If you have diabetes and drive, extra precautions need to be
taken to help maximise road safety. You can help to avoid low blood
glucose while driving with these tips:
1. Ensure your blood glucose is over 5 mmol/L both before, and
every 2 hours during, driving
2. Always carry a...
Having a healthy baby?
The pregnancy and diabetes website is for women with type 1 or
type 2 diabetes dedicated to pregnancy and diabetes information.
This resource is focused on the needs of women who have
type 1 or type 2 diabetes and are pregnant or are planning a
Gestational Diabetes - Caring for yourself and your baby
The NDSS has developed a booklet for women with gestational
diabetes. The booklet provides comprehensive information about
gestational diabetes, it's management and where to get assistance
when it is required. This booklet will be sent to every woman
diagnosed with gestational diabetes when...
Diabetes and Eating Disorders
Diabetes and Eating Disorders is an A5 booklet that has
been developed for people with type 1 diabetes, their families and
friends to explain the different types of eating disorders and why
people with type 1 diabetes may have a higher risk of developing an
eating disorder. This resource...