18 May 2021 Ramada Encore by Wyndham Belconnen Canberra 110 Benjamin Way , Belconnen
Do you find checking your blood glucose painful, or are you unsure what your results mean? This practical session will teach you the importance of monitoring your blood glucose levels (BGLs) and understanding your results. You’ll be given practical tips for effective testing and keeping your BGLs within a healthy target range.
You'll learn about:
- The effects of blood glucose on your body
- How to test and self-manage your BGLs
- Using your monitoring device effectively
- Setting goals to improve diabetes management and prevent future complications.
Please bring your own blood glucose testing kit (meter, strips, lancet) for a practical demonstration.
This program is for people living with type 2 diabetes.The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government and is administered by Diabetes Australia. The NDSS agent in NSW & ACT is Diabetes NSW & ACT. Find out more about the NDSS at ndss.com.au or call the NDSS Helpline on 1800 637 700.