Medical condition and disease Diabetes
Diabetes information
Person on their phone Diabetes information Five apps to help you manage diabetes We use technology for just about everything. Wish diabetes management could be at your fingertips? It turns out it can be. You can easily control diabetes with these helpful apps. Susan Martin Susan Martin Writer
Diabetes medication Diabetes information Six myths about diabetes Diabetes is a complex condition. We’ve debunked some common myths to help clear things up a bit. Debbie Elkind Debbie Elkind Journalist
Man checking his blood sugar levels Diabetes information Tips for monitoring blood sugar levels Here are some tips to help you easily maintain the routine of checking your blood glucose levels regularly. Debbie Elkind Debbie Elkind Journalist
Gestational diabetes
Woman holding her baby bump Gestational diabetes Understanding gestational diabetes Between 10 and 20% of pregnant women in Australia are affected by gestational diabetes. We look at what you can do to help prevent it and how you can manage it if it develops during your pregnancy. Jodi Wilson Author Jodi Wilson Writer & photographer
Pre diabetes
Woman writing down her blood results Pre diabetes Diagnosed with pre-diabetes? Here's what you should know Pre-diabetes is a warning sign you’re at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. But what can you do to help prevent pre-diabetes from developing into type 2 diabetes? Debbie Elkind Debbie Elkind Journalist
Woman writing down her blood results Pre diabetes Diagnosed with pre-diabetes Pre-diabetes is a warning sign you’re at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. But what can you do to help prevent pre-diabetes from developing into type 2 diabetes? Debbie Elkind Debbie Elkind Journalist
Type 1 diabetes
A child and mother riding on a bike Type 1 diabetes The truth about caring for a child with type 1 diabetes One mum shares what having an eight-year-old son living with type 1 diabetes is really like – for her, for him and for the whole family. Susan Martin Susan Martin Writer
Two young women laughing Type 1 diabetes 8 things your friend with type 1 diabetes wants you to know As someone living with type 1 diabetes, I’m often asked questions about what that means and what it’s like. While it’s a complicated condition, I’m always happy to talk about it because the more people understand, the easier it is for them to help out when needed. Below are eight things everyone should know about living life while managing type 1 diabetes. Clare Cooney Clare Cooney Writer
Type 2 diabetes
A couple on a walk Type 2 diabetes Helping a loved one with diabetes When a loved one has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes how can you help ease them into a healthier routine and provide them with the diabetes help they need? Helping someone with diabetes is easier with these tips. Debbie Elkind Debbie Elkind Journalist
A woman's eyes Type 2 diabetes Diabetes focus: eye health Living with type 2 diabetes can increase your risk of developing diabetes related eye problems. Learn more about how diabetes and eyes are related and how to identify symptoms before it’s too late. Karen Makin Author Karen Makin Bupa optician
A man and a woman hiking Type 2 diabetes The risks of not managing your diabetes Living with diabetes can be difficult, but managing it effectively will help reduce the likelihood of serious complications. Angela Tufvesson Angela Tufvesson Journalist