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Gestational diabetes - the epidemic posing an
immediate threat to thousands of pregnancies, and a future threat
to the health of mothers, babies and families.
Health experts today warned of the alarming
increase in gestational diabetes which in the past 12 months has
This article from the Courier Mail today.
The number of younger Queenslanders being diagnosed with Type II
diabetes is growing.
National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDDS) data, obtained by
Diabetes Queensland, has identified an increasing number of 20 to
30 year olds being...
Scientists found potential connections
between problems with how the brain processes glucose and
Alzheimer's disease pathology and symptoms. NIA
For the first time, US scientists have found a connection
between abnormalities in how the brain breaks down glucose and...
Barnes, writing in the Australian Doctor, says the states
are the villains in the 'blatant rort' that is the health cost
shifting to the Federal Government, and calls for a single funder
of health so the same authorities deal with public hospital
funding, MBS, PBS and private health...
Wholesalers under the Community Service Obligation (CSO) with
the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and community pharmacies are
facing 'significant' financial impact as drug manufacturers opt to
directly distribute a number of high cost medicines to
Urban environments are already home to two-thirds of
people with type 2 diabetes.
In 2014, three global partners, Steno Diabetes Center
Copenhagen, University College London and Novo Nordisk, launched
the Cities Changing Diabetes program to accelerate the global fight
Every month My health for life gains ground as it moves into new
The free prevention program, aimed at those most at risk of
developing chronic disease, is already entrenched in Wide Bay, Far
North Queensland, and Greater Brisbane, including Ipswich,...
Individuals with type 2 diabetes may need insulin to achieve
target blood glucose levels. As such, healthcare professionals and
individuals living with diabetes may have questions about insulin
initiation and reaching the right dosage.
A possible reluctance to delay starting...
What do we know about obesity and
There is a strong genetic influence as to where individuals
store their fat and as to their body composition. It is well
known that some races have differing body composition; for example,
those from some Asian populations, including...
Are we doing
enough for our members? Here's one area where we are making a
difference because of the support you give us.
By Linda Uhr
HP Engagement Officer.
Did you know our activities make a direct difference to the care
you receive from Health...