T1DCC (Type 1 Diabetes Capricorn Connection) would like to extend a warm invitation to all adults living with type 1 diabetes & their family/support person, to attend our next support group meeting in the Community Heath rooms in Yeppoon Hospital,  8 Hoskyn Drive, Yeppoon at 2:00pm on Saturday 3 August 2013.

This month we will have Snore Australia presenting at our meet:

  • Why diabetes and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) are a silent epidemic;
  • Diabetes and OSA co-existing disorders;
  • High prevalence of OSA within t1 diabetic populations;
  • OSA is linked to glucose metabolism abnormalities and insulin resistance;
  • OSA is associated with weight gain and appetite regulation; &
  • Increases risk of cardiovascular disease.

Fore more information please contact Katie Mitchell, Coordinator of T1DCC, on 0429 015 454 or email t1dcc@yahoo.com.au.