Another paper of the Diabetes Miles Youth – Australia study has recently been published. by Dr Christel Hendrieckx This paper reports the results of the first Australian study on prevalence of problematic eating behaviours and body dissatisfaction in a national sample of adolescents with type 1 diabetes using diabetes-specific and gender-specific measures. Participants in the … Read more Eating behaviours of adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Does gender matter?
Dr Adriana Ventura and team will take the Diabetes and Emotional Health handbook to the ‘next level’ thanks to funding secured through the ADEA Diabetes Research Foundation. We are delighted that a project grant submitted to the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) Diabetes Research Foundation has been successful. Led by Dr Adriana Ventura and Dr … Read more Grant success for the ACBRD!
A new paper from the ACBRD describes development of the DSAS-1 questionnaire. by Dr Adriana Ventura The ACBRD recognises that stigma is perceived and experienced by people with diabetes, and that we need to be able to quantify this so that we can better understand stigma and its relationship with emotional well-being, self-care and clinical … Read more Measuring stigma associated with Type 1 Diabetes
Dr Elizabeth Holmes-Truscott summaries her publication on assessing psychological insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes. by Dr Elizabeth Holmes-Truscott The initiation or intensification of insulin therapy among people with type 2 diabetes is typically delayed long beyond the point at which the clinical need is identified. One cause of this delay is a phenomenon known … Read more