Psychosocial Burden of Diabetes: An Infographic

In 2016 the ACBRD released the latest Diabetes MILES study findings (MILES-2). The MILES-2 study report provides the second snapshot in five years of what it’s like for Australian adults to live with diabetes. To summarise key aspects of what the study found, we put together the above infographic.

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by Dr Jessica Browne

The Diabetes MILES – Australia study, established in 2011, was a survey focused on the experiences of living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes for Australian adults. The 2011 survey attracted more than 3000 participants, enabling greater understanding about the unmet psychological, behavioural and social needs of those living with the condition. Details about the first Diabetes MILES study can be found here. Read more