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Will government introduce a sugar levy?

The Public Health Association of Australia is urging the government to stare down big business..

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Let’s talk diabetes

It’s National Diabetes Week (9-15 July) and rural doctors are encouraging everyone to take p..

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Questions over weight loss drug as shortages bite

It’s known by many names: semaglutide, the skinny pen, Hollywood’s worst-kept secret. The ..

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Could insulin come in a pill?

Scientists from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research have answered a 100-ye..

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Needle free diabetes tests on the way

In a world-first, more than 460 million people living with diabetes are set to benefit from n..

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Defeating diabetes with diet

A person in Australia is diagnosed with diabetes every five minutes, with many more going und..

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Unknown danger of gestational diabetes

Women who develop gestational diabetes are ten times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes i..

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Are we eating our way into blindness?

The Australian Society of Ophthalmologists says too much sugar consumption means many Austral..

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Diabetes for Smarties

No, not those smarties. Diabetes for Smarties is a new book being launched by Driving Diabete..

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Nanotech to the rescue

Lachlan Cornell In 2013, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) published an a..