Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with diabetes
Diabetes medicines won’t fix or cure your diabetes, but it will help you manage your diabetes. Help your medicine work better by eating healthy, being active and maintaining a healthy weight to keep your blood glucose (sugar) at target levels and your body strong.
Take charge of your diabetes and find out more from your Aboriginal Health Worker, Health Clinic/Community Centre, Aboriginal Medical Service or doctor.
The fact sheet Peer support for diabetes includes the contact details for your state/territory Aboriginal community controlled health organisation.
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples with diabetes
- Visit the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HealthInfoNet website.
- Visit the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation website.