Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 07:00

We understand insulin pump therapy may be a financially challenging option for those who cannot afford private health insurance.

Between August 2016 and April 2017, Medtronic is donating 72 Paradigm Veo insulin pumps (split amongst states) to patients who are unable to afford private health insurance to access a Paradigm Veo insulin pump.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 23:42

I have been a Type II Diabetic for some time over 30 years. At diagnosis I was instructed to follow a diet and I was prescribed oral medication. As the years passed I developed an unrelated condition that one day led to me being rushed to Manly Hospital.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 21:41

Life is busy. Sometimes the only time I truly feel I stop is when I sleep and let’s be honest I probably don’t do enough of that!

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 09:35

Currently in the world of Type 1 Diabetes there are 2 paths that can be taken:

  1. Old School Path
  2. New School Path
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 16:52

I’m so so excited, like literally jumping up and down to hear that so many boys and girls in our country will be given this AMAZING opportunity. Our Government subsidising CGM is giving us greater access to a resource that helps to make living with Diabetes easier.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 16:42

It’s welcoming news to see that CGM funding for those living with type 1 less than 21 years of age is being provided through the NDSS. While I no longer meet the criteria, I am excited that this technology will be accessible to a greater range of people and have high hopes of the program expanding.

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