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FlexIT
(Flexible Insulin Therapy) Sessions

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GSHS is offering members of the public who have Type 1 Diabetes, a chance to participate in a two day FlexIT session.  

Participants must attend both days, be 18 years or over and have Type 1 Diabetes (and be using a combination of short and long acting insulin).

 

During the two day program you will learn how to best match your insulin dose to your food and lifestyle. Each small group program is presented by a Credentialled Diabetes Educator and an Accredited Practicing Dietitian with advanced skills in managing Type 1 Diabetes. Practical advice and personalised feedback is provided.

 

Topics include:

  • Insulin adjustment for food and physical activity

  • Carbohydrate counting, inclduing practical activities

  • Diabetes health targets and checks

  • Hypoglycaemia, hyperglycaemia and sick day management

Click here to book your place.

Contact

66 Koonwarra Road

Leongatha Victoria

Postal Address:

Private Bag 13

Leongatha  Vic  3953

Telephone:

03 5667 5643

Email:

primaryhealthreception @gshs.com.au

Hours:

Mon - Fri

8:30am to 5pm

Private Bag 13, Leongatha  Vic  3953

Tel:  03 5667 5555

66 Koonwarra Road, Leongatha

Tel:  03 5667 5555

65 Bridge Street, Korumburra

Tel:  03 5654 2777

Patients, Clients & Families

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