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For those of us living with diabetes, monitoring blood glucose
accurately is an intrinsic part of our lives.
Researchers from the University of Missouri School of Medicine
and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently evaluated
the accuracy of an MIT-developed technology to...
A coeliac disease vaccine that aims to protect patients
from the harmful effects of gluten has entered Phase 2 clinical
Research is showing that up to 10 per cent of people with type 1
diabetes also live with coeliac disease, often undiagnosed, as the
general symptoms of...
Families gathered on the Gold Coast recently to discuss
experiences and strategies to help their teenagers with type 1
transition to adulthood.
Fifteen type 1 families attended the One on One type 1 family
seminar at Parkwood Village on November 16.
By Kathleen Cook
Diabetes Qld Great Ocean Road Trekker
The Great Ocean Road Trek is a tough challenge: a 100km walk
over five days along Victoria's rugged coastline.
For 58-year-old Pauline Barham (far right) from Mackay and
32-year-old Nick Hannant (left) from...
There have been two major announcements in the past month about
changes to the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) which may
The Morrison Government has increased funding by $100
million over four years to expand free access to glucose-monitoring
The care of Queensland children with diabetes is suboptimal by
several measures, according to a peer review
of 14 centres that provide care for most children (97 per cent)
across the state's public system.
A report in the limbic e-newsletter for health professionals
stated the mean HbA1c...
Australia's leading diabetes groups have welcomed a major
funding boost that will help up to 37,000 Australians with type 1
diabetes access life-changing diabetes technology.
Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP announced funding of
$100 million over four years from March 1, 2019,...
By incorporating a gene-suppressing drug into an
over-the-counter gel, researchers at Albert Einstein College of
Medicine and their colleagues halved the healing time for wounds
and significantly improved healing outcomes compared to control
Results from the combination...
By Linda Uhr
Accredited Practising Dietitian
"Caring for the mind is as important and crucial as caring for
the body. In fact, one cannot be healthy without the other." Sid
As health professionals (HPs) from different health disciplines,
we are each carefully...
From 1 December 2018 there will be changes to some products
listed on the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) product
A limited number of people using certain brands of blood glucose
test strips and types of insulin syringes will be affected due to
their removal from the...