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There were 158 people diagnosed every day with type
2 diabetes in the last financial year in Australia,
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Although it is unknown what causes type 2 diabetes, it has been
discovered to relate to high risk lifestyle...
Paracetamol overuse has killed more than 200 Australians in the
past decade, according to a new study published in the Medical
Journal of Australia.
The NSW Poisons Information Centre also
reports there has been a dramatic rise in people being
admitted to hospitals for...
Last month we asked you to share your thoughts on products you
would like to see the Australian Government subsidise through the
National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS). Thank you to those who
provided feedback. Read on to find which areas were of greatest
importance to you.
If you would like to learn about type 2 diabetes on your home
computer from a simple program, the National Diabetes
ServicesScheme (NDSS) has developed a freeonline
learning program, called "Type 2 diabetes and me", will help
you learnmore about...
A new study shows a cellular connection between diabetes and
blood vessel narrowing that boosts one's risk of chronic and
potentially fatal health conditions, including stroke and heart
A team of researchers at the University of California has found
a link between...
If you live with type 2 diabetes and have been diagnosed with
peripheral neuropathy, Dr Brooke Coombes may have the offer of a
lifetime for you.
Dr Coombes and researchers at Griffith University and the
University of Queensland are recruiting for 20 participants in a
National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) Access Points supply
registrants with subsidised products and related information to
help you manage your diabetes.
They offer easy access to subsidised products in the
The majority of Access Points are community...
Following the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating (AGTHE) means
that all foods are part of a healthy eating plan.
However, some foods need to be eaten in greater quantities than
For example, it's recommended to have five serves of...
If you can't understand or adapt diabetes advice from health
professionals to suit your lifestyle, you probably won't follow
Diabetes Queensland has recently partnered with Brisbane South
PHN to identify culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD)
Periodontitis is a common chronic inflammatory disease which,
left untreated, damages the supporting structures around the
Gum disease affects almost one in four Australians.
This rate increases to more than half of all people aged over...