Living with Insulin
19 May 2020 Burns Club Canberra 28 Kett St , Kambah
This event has been postponed until further notice due to recent advice around the coronavirus outbreak. The health and wellbeing of our participants and staff is our first priority.
If you would like to be notified when a new date is scheduled, please phone 1800 637 700 or register below to join the waitlist. If you are already registered to attend this event we will be in touch when a new date is scheduled.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Are you new to insulin, or have been on insulin for a while and would like a refresher? This workshop provides you with key information to help you understand insulin, the different products and equipment available, and the importance of looking after your blood glucose levels. At the end of this session you will leave with practical tips and tools that will support you to feel more comfortable and confident in caring for your diabetes.
During this 3 hour session, you will learn about:
- What insulin does in your body and why you need it
- Products, supplies, and storage
- Injection techniques
- Blood glucose monitoring and hypo/hyperglycaemia
- Diabetes and driving
For people living with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.