Advice on GDM friendly food, exercise and more.
Becoming part of the Gestational Diabetes Support Service will provide you with additional support for your pregnancy and connect you with other women juggling pregnancy and gestational diabetes.
Pregnancy is an exciting and magical time, but add in a diagnosis of gestational diabetes (GDM) and many of us suddenly feel a little out of our depth. GDM does not discriminate and while we know a diagnosis of gestational diabetes can be unexpected and sometimes a little scary, our support service is here to support you every step of the way.
As a subscriber to the Gestational Diabetes Support Service you have access to:
Gestational Diabetes Elearning Series
You've been told you have gestational diabetes, but what’s next? This 6-part series covers:
- Building healthy meals,
- Snacks for GDM,
- Safe exercise for you and your baby,
- Checking your blood glucose,
- Taking charge of your thoughts and
- Life after gestational diabetes.
GDM Survival Guide
Covering all you need to know about gestational diabetes and what it means for you and your baby. There are blood glucose friendly meal and snack ideas, sources of support, information about medications and tips on questions to ask your health care team.
Included in your subscription is Australia’s only gestational diabetes magazine, Stork Talk, full of helpful hints and tips on pregnancy and gestational diabetes.
“This service is outstanding! For me, the gold was in the survival guide because it really helped me to understand Gestational Diabetes in a way that I wanted to take it seriously, but also felt supported on the journey - and far less alone. It's a small cost for a lot of reassurance!”
Sarah, 38, mum of twins
Live Your Life Community
Online forum & Member only content
Your subscription includes access to our forum, an online platform for women to come together, connect and share experiences. Our expert health professionals monitor the discussions so you can be assured it is a safe place for you to find advice or useful information on pregnancy and gestational diabetes.
You will also receive regular emails and text messages with helpful hints and tips to make managing your gestational diabetes easier.
For a short time only our Gestational Diabetes Support Service is only $9.95 for 6 months access (usually $29.95).
Remember you are not alone. Diabetes Queensland’s Gestational Diabetes Support Service is here to support you every step of the way.