Posts by Rikke Fung

10 Tips to Surviving Christmas – by Celia Innerarity APD

You’ve made it through the year and you’ve managed to stick to your nutrition plan so far – or maybe not. If it’s the former, then good on you! High five! If you’re in the ‘maybe nots’, all is still not lost. Everyday gives us another opportunity to start fresh, turn over a new leaf…

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V-Go Disposable Insulin Pump for People with Type 2 Diabetes

Would you like to find out more information about the new V-Go Disposable Insulin Pump? Please come along to AH Diabetes on Tuesday 4th December at 11am, where there will be a Representative from AMSL here to answer your questions! In the meantime, why not have a look at their website by clicking here. We…

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Toowoomba Regional Council – ACTIVATE Newsletter – Spring Edition 2018

Please follow this link to read the Toowoomba Regional Council’s first edition of the ACTIVATE Newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/tr/toowoomba-regional-council-activate-newsletter-spring-edition-2018?e=9c75d45ecc This e-newsletter is a combination of the former CHANGE Project Newsletter and the Sport and Rec Gazette merged into one fantastic newsletter, designed to give you the latest info and offerings in the world of sport, active recreation, healthy eating and…

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Diabetes & emotional baggage – by CDE Jaleesa Whitford

As we come off the back of Queensland’s Mental Health Awareness week, I thought it best to continue on this stream of emotional wellbeing and give you a brief introduction into the understanding of the world of Diabetes, and just how much this condition can effect one’s psychological health. Yes, Diabetes is very much a…

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Interesting article to read about diabetes diagnosis

A correct diagnosis is very important as it determines on the treatment plan and also what could be available for clients to use such as access to insulin pump. For those of you who may be interested, this is an article that talk about how to diagnose T1D and T2D correctly. Incorrect diabetes diagnoses failing…

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My experience with T1DM and Exercise from Ann Kennedy CDE

Doing exercise and managing your diabetes can provide a real challenge. In fact for me it provided one of the biggest challenges I have faced with managing my diabetes.  Until six years ago I had never really entertained the idea of getting into too much exercise – I would go for a walk most mornings…

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