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A recent article in Innovators magazine claims type 1
diabetes will soon be a condition of the past.
And next year could spell the beginning of the
With diabetes affecting more than 400 million people
worldwide, researchers are closer than ever to producing
CheckUP's annual Health in Focus survey is now open.
The survey takes just five minutes to complete and all
respondents* can go in the running to win great prizes including
one of three Apple Watches, two iPads and a Fitbit Zip.
Now in its ninth year, Health in Focus is one of...
By Donna Itzstein
Diabetes Qld pharmacist
For a limited time only, Diabetes Queensland is offering early
bird discount registrations for the 2018 Happy Feet Bushwalk and
Great Ocean Road Trek. The Happy Feet Bushwalk is on 24 and 25
March 2018 in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.
Experience lush rainforests, picturesque views and...
By Hope Ferguson
Accredited Practicing Dietitian
The festive season is upon us and for many this involves a busy
social calendar filled with endless opportunities for
Drinking alcohol is a normal part of social events, but before
we know it, toasts to end of year...
"One thing I hate most about diabetes is that there's never a
day off. It's unrelenting. There are all the extra questions that
get in the way of everyday life," says Nicole. Doctors diagnosed
Nicole's daughter, Larni, with diabetes at the age of four.
As we start to think about...
Diabetes Queensland is now delivering the DESMOND (Diabetes
education and self-management for ongoing and newly diagnosed)
program for people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.
It is being regularly conducted in the Brisbane, Gold Coast and
DESMOND is an...
Karen West of Mount Isa was one of six Queensland women we
approached to front our World Diabetes Day campaign.
She was reticent to put herself forward as anything special and
asked if she could think about it.
The next day this busy Aboriginal Health Practitioner suggested
By Dale Cook
We all love to eat and there's so much information from social
media, the news, and the radio about what food or ingredient is
good for us and which isn't. There is so much information, it's
Here are seven myths about food, and for each...