Face the facts

Eeeny, meeny, miny moe… are you the ONE who doesn’t know?  

One in six adults are at risk – Could it be you?

Diabetes is one of the most serious chronic conditions in Australia.

1.4 million people in Australia are living with diabetes, of which 87% have type 2 diabetes.

Another 16% of adults have prediabetes or are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes.

Over time high glucose levels can damage the body’s blood vessels and nerves, leading to long term health complications such as heart, kidney and eye disease, and nerve damage in the feet.

The time to act is now.

Diabetes SA is trialling a free diabetes prevention program (AUS2PREVENT) that supports people to make dietary and lifestyle changes that can help prevent or delay the development of type 2 diabetes. Click here for more information https://www.diabetessa.com.au/Web/AUS2PREVENT.aspx

A simple 2 min risk assessment tool can determine your risk of developing type 2 diabetes, so check your risk today by clicking the link https://www.facethefacts.org.au.