in 6 adults are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes – that equates to 180,
Could it be you? Take the test below.
To combat these concerning numbers,
Diabetes SA, funded by Country SA PHN and supported
by volunteers from the Lions District 201C1, are conducting Community type 2 diabetes awareness and screening events.
event is an extension of Diabetes SA’s state-wide diabetes awareness campaign
The purpose of the event is to ensure
you, and people in your region, know their own risk score and what to do next. It
also aims to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of type 2 diabetes, and
to provide everyone an opportunity to be screened free of charge, so please come along.
not worth the risk.
Thank you for completing the AUSDRISK test to determine your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Based on your
responses, you have scored a risk factor of 12 or more which is high.
We recommend you make a booking for a screening event in your area for a free Point of Care finger prick test to
measure your HbA1c (blood glucose levels).
So we can ensure a Diabetes SA Health Care Professional is available at a time most suitable for you, please
click register myself and chose a time below to book your HbA1c test. Once you have chosen a suitable time,
click proceed to checkout to complete the booking.
After the HbA1c test, we will give you a letter containing your results to take and discuss with your doctor.
We look forward to seeing you at the event and will be on hand to offer you support and information.