Beating Diabetes Together

TAKING THE HEAT
OUT OF OUR
DIABETES HOTSPOT

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Western Sydney Diabetes turns 10

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Western Sydney Diabetes (WSD): a pioneering initiative that has made significant strides in combating diabetes in the region.

Ten years ago, the Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) Board Chair, Chief Executive, and the CEO of WentWest (Western Sydney Primary Health Network) identified Western Sydney as a diabetes hotspot.

They launched the ‘Beating Diabetes Together’ initiative, appointing Professor Glen Maberly from the School of Public Health at Sydney University as Director.

Their mission was clear: to keep people healthy and slow the progression from high risk (pre-diabetes) to diabetes. Read more

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