• Newly diagnosed – type 2 diabetes

    What do I do now? A type 2 diabetes diagnosis usually comes as an unwelcome surprise to most people. Emotions such as anger, sadness, grief, denial, loss and fear may be experienced at this time. READ MORE

  • What is diabetes?

    What is diabetes? There are two main types of diabetes namely type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. As well as the two main types, there is also pre-diabetes and gestational diabetes. We explain the differences. READ MORE

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  • Your healthcare team

    Knowing which healthcare professionals can help you to best manage your diabetes, and feeling empowered to take responsibility for your health, is essential for people living with diabetes.

    Your Diabetes Health Team has been developed as a guide to assist people living with type 1 and type 2 diabetes to easily identify any gaps there might be in the care they currently… READ MORE

  • Diabetes NSW launches online resource for schools

    This week, Diabetes NSW launched the Diabetes & Schools Webinar – a free online video resource for parents, teachers and carers of kids with type 1 diabetes at schools. Credentialled Diabetes Educator Mark Taylor gives practical advice about type 1 diabetes management and testing devices such as pumps, signs of hypoglycemia… READ MORE

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