Yea District Memorial Hospital

Consumer Education Packages



The following presentations are designed to increase your understanding of the diet related topics to assist with the self management of type 2 diabetes. These should be used in conjunction with your health professional team.


 

Alcohol and Type 2 Diabetes

 


Carbohydrates - What are they and where do I find them?

 


Dietary Fats - What are they, where do I find them and how do they affect me?




Fibre - What is it and why it is important?



Glycaemic Index (GI) - What is it and why is it important?






Additional Resources:



Hypoglycaemia and causes

 

Hypoglycaemia Management


Diabetes and Cooking: Practical ideas for healthy meals



Your Diabetes Team - contact details (Adobe Acrobat file)