Diabetes fact sheets

Whether you’ve just been diagnosed or have been living with diabetes for a while, our fact sheets have been designed to help you better manage your diabetes, stay healthy and live well.

They cover a wide range of topics designed to help you maintain your good physical and mental health and lower the risk of developing complications.

You’ll find information on topics such as:

Our fact sheets are being updated all the time, so even if you’ve been living with diabetes for some time and think you have it covered, you might pick up some valuable new tips and insights.


Diabetes NSW & ACT may from time to time receive sponsorship and/or educational grants from suppliers of diabetes products or medicines in support of diabetes consumer awareness raising, educational activities for health professionals, conferences and meetings, and other activities.

Where the third party supplier is a current or prospective supplier of products or medicines included (or which could be proposed for inclusion) on the NDSS Product Schedule, Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) or other similar scheme accessed by persons with diabetes that is funded (in whole or in part) by the Commonwealth, Diabetes NSW & ACT provides this assurance that no third party supplier is entitled to, nor will receive, any advantage in terms of the provision of Commonwealth-subsidised diabetes products or medicines to people with diabetes or the provision of Scheme information to people with diabetes or health professionals.

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