Research from around the globe has has demonstrated the importance of health promoting behavior for diabetes prevention and management. An important aspect of health promoting behavior is health literacy – the ability of people to access, understand and apply health information for taking decisions about health.
Women newly diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) face a steep learning curve. The diagnosis of GDM channels women into a medicalised antenatal care pathway, requiring additional monitoring and intervention. Diagnosed with a new condition during an otherwise normal pregnancy women suddenly come face to face with the requirement to
There is no doubt that technology and innovation continues to have a large impact on diabetes care and offers us solutions that are transformative in the way self management has occurred in the past. With the growing adoption of e-Health solutions there is a real potential for accelerated change in