What is Diabetes?
Type 2 Diabetes is a disorder characterised by high blood sugar levels due to the ineffectiveness or lack of, the hormone insulin. There are a number of things which can contribute to you developing diabetes, including a poor diet, sedentary lifestyle and having a family history of diabetes.
How can a Dietitian help people with Diabetes?
When we look at monitoring and managing diabetes, diet is a major component which has a very big impact on your short- and long-term diabetes management. There is a lot of information available about your diet which makes it crucial to ensure you are getting reliable and accurate information to enhance your health!
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If you are after more information on Diabetes we suggest you look at the Diabetes Queensland website.