Diabetes

  • Diabetes Association of Australia – A great resource for information, healthy eating options and lifestyle tips
  • Diabetes NSW – Provides immediate, trusted information, advice and support for people living with diabetes and their families and carers.
  • International Diabetes Federation – umbrella organization of over 230 national diabetes associations in 170 countries and territories. Founder of World Diabetes Day on November 14.
  • National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) – Handy information on everything diabetes. NDSS is an Australian Government initiative administered by Diabetes Australia.

Endocrinology

  • Australian Addison’s Disease Association – The web site of the Australian Addison’s Disease Association Inc. A support group for sufferers of Addison’s Disease and their carers
  • Australian Pituitary Foundation – The Australian Pituitary Foundation provides support for people who have pituitary gland conditions
  • Endocrine Society of Australia – The Endocrine Society of Australia (ESA) is a national non-profit organisation of scientists and clinicians who conduct research and practice in the field of Endocrinology
  • Thyroid Australia – Provides personal support, counselling, information and training. Aims to raise awareness and interest in thyroid conditions.

Research

  • Australian Artificial Pancreas Program – research project of an automated closed loop insulin delivery system.
  • ENDIA – The Environmental Determinants of Islet Autoimmunity (ENDIA) study is finding out what causes Type 1 Diabetes in children so we can find ways to prevent it.
  • Glucose Biosensor – Dr Claire Morbey shares her diabetes expertise in collaboration with IQ Group and their latest project, the ‘Glucose Biosensor’. This technology, coming out of The University of Newcastle,​ could revolutionise the way we monitor blood glucose levels.
  • TrialNet – a Type 1 Diabetes clinical trial, screening family members of those who have Type 1 Diabetes for their risk of also developing the condition.

Insulin Pumps & CGMs

Other Health Services

  • This Way Up – online cognitive behaviour therapy courses, run by St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, for people suffering from anxiety and depression.
  • The Mindfulness Clinic – Information about mindfulness and mindful eating – workshops and free tutorials available.
  • Mindfulness and Mindful Eating – listen to Charlotte from The Mindfulness Clinic discuss mindful eating with Jill from ABC Radio – 1233 Newcastle. Charlotte has run several mindful eating programs at our centre.