Kiwis Living with Diabetes
View the stories of these inspirational New Zealanders who live with diabetes or who are involved in diabetes communities.
Having gum disease has resulted in long-term, expensive treatment for Chris. He makes it clear that managing your diabetes can save social and personal costs...
As a child and teenager Kay had perfect dental health. She had such good teeth she thought she didn't need to look after them. It...
Chris believes the more you know about diabetes, the better you can manage your blood glucose levels. Consequently, you will have a lower chance of...
After changing to a healthier lifestyle, Reggie now uses herself as a model to show others with diabetes what they can achieve.
After experiencing the costs of diabetes in her family, Marice has some recommendations for a healthier life for your children and grandchildren.
For 67 years Graham Brand and his feet got along perfectly fine. Until 1995, when his troubles started.
For Colin Lord, a delay in seeking medical treatment for a foot ulcer resulted in long-term health complications and extensive costs.
Newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, Pam started an exercise programme under a Green Prescription.
Diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in February 2005, Carmen Fernandes is taking the right steps to improve her health.
A case study on three athletes with Type 1 diabetes competing at the Oceania Track Cycling Championships.
Margaret Earle, diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes nine years ago in 1996, is actively involved in supporting local societies and Diabetes New Zealand. And now,...
Chris Davis made a decision to change her lifestyle last year and hasn’t looked back since.