Managing diabetes

Managing diabetes

Newly Diagnosed

If you or someone you know has recently been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, you may be experiencing a range of emotions, and may have many questions. 


Managing diabetes is not easy, but it's not impossible.  Diabetes can usually be effectively managed within your daily routine, provided you follow the right management plan.  Understanding the condition and what causes it is the first step in effective diabetes management.



Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program that  focuses on providing you with practical skills for managing type 2 diabetes.


It is delivered by specially trained DESMOND educators who will help you to improve your self-management by improving your knowledge and understanding of your condition.


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