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Diabetes is the largest single cause of potentially preventable
hospitalisations (PPHs) in Queensland, according to the state's
Chief Health Officer's latest report.
There are now more than 10,000 hospitalisations in a year with a
principal diagnosis of diabetes, and more than...
Diabetes Australia today acknowledged that parents and carers of
11,000 Australian children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes are
likely to face more challenges than most as they begin the new
"There are more than 1000 school age children who have been
By Alison Crow
Diabetes Qld pharmacist and diabetes
Ensuring your blood glucose (BG) meter is reporting your blood
glucose level (BGL) accurately is an important part of helping to
manage your diabetes effectively.
If you are unsure whether your BG meter is working...
The Australian Foundation for Diabetes Research (AFDR) has
entered into an arrangement with Israeli company Kadimastem to
explore overcoming the need for insulin administration in people
with type 1 diabetes.
The AFDR has bioengineered a device that when seeded with
Diabetes Queensland has once again provided The Glawry
Association with a grant to run a camp in 2019. The grant follows
five successful camps between 2014 ‐ 2018 and we're sure that 2019
will be another great year.
This year's weekend camp for children aged between 5 and 18 and
Insulin resistance is becoming more common in people living with
type 1 diabetes.
Carrying extra weight (especially around the waist) increases
the body's resistance to insulin and can result in high blood
Larger doses of insulin are often required to overcome...
Singaporean researchers have found that only three out of 24
'best' apps had all five essential diabetes management
A new study by Singaporean researchers, reported in Singapore's
The Straits Times, has urged people to be mindful when using apps,
as not all have features that...
The Great Ocean Road Trek is a tough challenge, both physically
and mentally: a five-day, 100km walk along Victoria's rugged
For 70-year-old Eril McNamara from Brisbane (back row, fourth
from right) and 58-year-old Pauline Barham from Mackay (front row,
second from right),...
The season of cheer at Christmas and the New Year often ends up
with many of us over-indulging and having groaningly full
Does that sound like you?
Are you trying to eat healthily or even lose weight? While many
of us aim for moderation in eating...
The Australian Parliament has recently passed the My Health
Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018.
My Health Records will allow different medical professionals
access to your medical records, which will facilitate continuous
and informed treatment.