Allie walks 340km on Burke & Wills track for diabetes

Story Published: 5 Nov 2014

AFTER 11 days and 340km, Evans Head resident Allie Connolly finally finished walking the Burke and Wills track, raising...

Charity, Diabetes, Editors Picks

Battling mother of three waits for transplants

Story Published: 16 Sep 2014

KATHY Abbott is tough. Her story is as inspiring as it is heartbreaking.

Diabetes, Help, Hospital, Inspiring, Transplants

Australian boy first in world to get an artificial pancreas

Story Published: 21 Jan 2015

A YOUNG West Australian boy with diabetes has become the first in the world to get a new artificial pancreas.

Diabetes, Editors Picks, Health

Diabetic honoured for long and healthy life

Story Published: 18 Jun 2013

GYMPIE resident Win McCarter was awarded a Kellion Victory Medal last week, to mark her personal triumph of living a long...

Award, Diabetes, Health, Type 1 Diabetes

100 children with type 1 diabetes to be given insulin pumps

Story Published: 21 Oct 2013

MORE than 100 Australian children with Type 1 diabetes could soon get access to an insulin pump for treatment, with an...

Diabetes, Insulin, Insulin Pumps, Type 1 Diabetes

Abbott pledges funding for diabetes

Story Published: 29 Nov 2012

A HUNDRED children with type-one diabetes created a tide of blue shirts in Canberra’s Parliament House on Thursday as they...

Diabetes, Tony Abbott

Living a healthy life can limit risk of diabetes

Story Published: 15 Jul 2013

EPIDEMIC levels of diabetes are putting the health of countless Australians at risk and costing the country millions of...

Bundaberg, Diabetes, Diabetes Awareness Week

Daily intake of soft drink increases Type 2 diabetes risk

Story Published: 26 Apr 2013

DRINKING a can of cola a day increases the risk of developing diabetes by a fifth, according to research.

Diabetes, Soft Drink, Type 2 Diabetes

Mum takes her leap of faith for diabetes cure

Story Published: 21 Mar 2013

ROSEWOOD mum Carmel Luetchford has high hopes a cure for Type 1 diabetes will soon be found.

Diabetes, Diabetes Queensland, Jump To Cure Diabetes, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Skydiving, Type 1 Diabetes

Christmas drinks can pour on kilojoules as much as food

Story Published: 14 Dec 2012

QUEENSLANDERS are being urged to pay attention to what they drink this Christmas to avoid pouring on the kilojoules.

Alcohol, Christmas, Diabetes, Diabetes Queensland, Diet, Food, Health

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