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Diabetes is a chronic, life-long disease. Even with daily insulin therapy, diabetics are at greater risk of eyesight damage, kidney disease, an impaired ability for wounds to heal, limb amputations and even death.

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Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic health problem in Australia, with one Australian developing diabetes every five minutes.

With many serious health issues linked to diabetes, our Group charity Kidney Transplant & Diabetes Australia is committed to finding new ways to treat diabetes, enhance organ transplantation options and ultimately eliminate this disease from our community.

Professor Toby Coates answers all your questions about diabetes

Asking Expert Toby Coates Diabetes

Diabetes Support