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A new app linked with a heart rate monitor could be key to
helping more people incorporate physical activity into their
diabetes management. The new app is one of a number of new research
programs to receive funding from Diabetes Australia.
Diabetes Australia CEO Professor Greg...
By Pollyemma Antees
APD and Credentialled Diabetes Educator
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) final roll out
will be completed by the end of this month.
That means every Australian with a disability will now be able
to apply for NDIS funding. NDIS...
Diabetes Queensland and Torres and Cape Hospital and Health
Service have formed a partnership to provide an exciting dietetics
program in Thursday Island and the Northern Peninsula Area.
Kiah Peterie, who has an undergraduate Science degree and a
Master's in Nutrition and...
With Queensland removing sugary drinks from its hospitals and
health services from today, the 19 leading health and community
organisations behind Rethink Sugary Drink have applauded the
Queensland State Government's commitment to putting health before
More than half of Queensland men are unhappy with their bodies,
a new study has found.
The research revealed that 54 per cent are unhappy with their
body shape and weight and one in four men frequently feel anxious
The study was undertaken...
Western Queensland Primary Health Network (WQPHN) and CheckUP
are funding Diabetes Queensland to help clients and health
professionals get regular access to the latest diabetes care and
People living in Western Queensland have the lowest life
expectancy in the state...
There are some startling conclusions being drawn about
fluoridation and its effect on type 2, but none from reputable
Researching something you want to know more about, using the
internet, can be confusing.
Finding the right information that has...
Some people living with type 1 diabetes over the age of 21 years
are now eligible to access subsidised continuous glucose monitoring
CGM helps those with type 1 diabetes to monitor their glucose
levels through a wearable device and reduces the requirement to
The NDSS can help people with diabetes stay on top of their
condition. Five minutes of your time may give a lifetime of
benefits to your clients.
After registering with the NDSS, people with diabetes can access
a huge range of resources and...
With a Federal election set for May, the April 2 Budget was
dominated by tax cuts, transport and electricity.
However, there were a number of health measures that are
relevant to people living with diabetes.
Some of these have already been announced, such as the...