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04-10-2012, 10:25   #61
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Dun Laoghaire Branch of Diabetes Ireland

Free Public Meeting, Wednesday 17th October, Stillorgan Park Hotel, 8pm.

Two talks lined up:

"Mind your Feet - Mr Lorcan O'Brien, Senior Clinical Podiatrist

"Understanding Food Labels" - Ms Edel Smyth, Senior Community Dietician, East Coast Diabetes Care Programme.
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21-10-2012, 12:41   #62
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National Diabetes Health Awareness Exhibition

The National Diabetes Health Awareness Exhibition and AGM returns to the Burlington Hotel, Dublin on Sunday 11th November, from 12 – 5pm.

The aim is to provide the latest information and support to people with diabetes, their families and friends.


Free Health checks will be available, including:
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Eye Screening (booking in advance is required for this screening)
  • Cholesterol
  • Blood Pressure
  • HbA1c
  • BMI


Guest Speakers:
  • Professor Richard Firth, Consultant Endocrinologist on "Alternative Medicine and Dietary Supplements"
  • Kate O'Connor, Dietitan on "Understanding Carbohydrates and how they work"
  • Dr. John McDermott, Consultant Endocrinologist on "Current medications used to control diabetes and their roles"
Plus, Childrens Magic Show.



The main exhibition hall will contain exhibits from organisations such as;
  • Abbott Diabetes Care,
  • Eli Lilly,
  • Bayer Healthcare,
  • Lifescan/Animas,
  • Medtronic,
  • Sanofi,
  • Novo Nordisk,
  • Splenda,
  • Merck Sharp and Dohme,
  • Novartis,
  • The Irish Diabetes Nurse Specialists Assoc.
  • Diabetes Ireland
  • Irish Nutrition & Dietetic Institute
  • Fight for Sight
  • Diabetes Ireland Research Alliance
  • Pfizer
  • Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists of Ireland
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01-11-2012, 10:45   #64
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Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group

Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group.

The next meeting of the Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will take place on Tuesday, 13th November in the Temple Gate Hotel at 8pm. This meeting is open to people who use insulin to treat their diabetes and to parents of children with diabetes. The topic being discussed is "The effect of exercise on blood sugar levels". Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease where the only treatment option is injecting insulin. It is usually diagnosed in children and young adults.

This group is open to adults living with type 1 diabetes and to parents of children with diabetes. The Type 1 Diabetes Support group offers support and information on living well with type 1 diabetes. The Support Group can be contacted on the following telephone number 087 641 5747 or by email at clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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22-11-2012, 11:09   #65
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23-11-2012, 11:21   #66
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Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group.

Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group.
The Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will have their next meeting on Tuesday, the 11th December in the Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare at 8pm.

This meeting is open to adults living with type 1 diabetes and to parents of children with diabetes. The Type 1 Diabetes Support group offers support and information on living well with type 1 diabetes. The Support Group can be contacted on the following telephone number 087 641 5747 or by email at clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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28-01-2013, 11:00   #67
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Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group

The Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will meet on Tuesday, the 12th February in the Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare at 8pm. The topic of the meeting will be "motivation to stay on top of diabetes management".

This meeting is open to adults living with type 1 diabetes and to parents of children with diabetes. The Type 1 Diabetes Support group offers support and information on living well with type 1 diabetes. The Support Group can be contacted on the following telephone number 087 641 5747 or by email at clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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28-01-2013, 11:03   #68
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Galway Diabetes Public Information Evening

Galway Diabetes Public Information Evening

Where: Galway Bay Hotel
When: Tuesday 5th February 2013
Time: 7-9:30pm

Speakers:
Consultant Endocrinologist Francis Finucane speaking on ‘New Developments in Type 2 Diabetes’

Physical Activity Health Promotion Officer Paul Gillen ‘Physical Activity and Diabetes- the importance of being active’

Diabetes Nurse Specialist Áine Cunningham on ‘Diabetes and Your Entitlements’

Also in Galway:
‘Sweet Spot’ Diabetes Information Sessions in Feelys Pharmacy, Dublin Rd, Tuam, Co Galway on the last Thursday of each month for 1.5 hours and is free of charge. Contact: tel 093 24876 for more information
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27-02-2013, 17:10   #69
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Limerick Area Type 1 Diabetes Parents Meet & Greet

If you are a parent of a child with T1 Diabetes or know someone who is I am organising a T1 Diabetes Parents Get-Together on Wednesday March 20th @ 8pm at the Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick.

This will be very informal in the Conservatory of the hotel and they have kindly offered complementary tea/coffee.

If interested please PM me and I will forward my telephone number as I will need numbers for the hotel.

This facebook page for Parents of Children & Teens with T1 Diabetes in Ireland is also a good way to find other parents; https://www.facebook.com/groups/217346238337444/
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25-03-2013, 11:16   #70
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Clare Type 1 Support Group for Adults & Parents of Children with type 1 diabetes.

Clare Type 1 Support Group for Adults & Parents of Children with type 1 diabetes.

The next meeting of the Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will take place on Tuesday, 9th April in the Temple Gate Hotel at 8pm. This meeting is open to people who use insulin to treat their diabetes and to parents of children with diabetes. The topic being discussed is "Exercise and Diabetes". The Type 1 Diabetes Support group offers support and information on living well with type 1 diabetes. The Support Group can be contacted on the following telephone number 087 641 5747 or by email at clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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04-04-2013, 14:28   #71
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Diabetes Ireland National Spring Meeting in Limerick

Diabetes Ireland’s National Spring Meeting comes to Limerick.

Diabetes Ireland, the national charity for people with diabetes, brings its annual National Spring meeting to the Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick at 2pm on Sunday the 14th April.

The meeting entitled “Diabetes Self–Care enhances Quality of Life” is free to attend by the general public.

A wide range of diabetes topics will be presented at the meeting starting with Limerick Regional Hospital Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Dr Clodagh O’Gorman, who will be speaking on the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes management from a patient perspective.

Dr Corneilius Cronin, Consultant Physician/Nephrology in St John’s & Mid-West Regional Hospital, Limerick will speak about the steps people with diabetes can take to optimise self-care and avoid developing diabetes complications.

Ennis based health care professional, Ms Carmel Devine, Podiatry Manager, HSE, will present “Why I need to check my feet each day: What do I look for?”

Also presenting are; Ms Aisling Collins, Dietitian in St John’s Hospital, Limerick on the importance of health eating and Dr Myles Balfe, who was funded by Diabetes Ireland and the Health Research Board to undertake a research project looking at the factors that influence self-care and quality of life in young Irish adults with Type 1 diabetes.

Following the presentations all the speakers will form an “ask the experts” panel which will be open to the audience.

Diabetes Ireland hopes that people with diabetes and their families in the Mid-West region will be able to support this special event. The National Spring Meeting will begin at 2pm with light refreshments served at 4pm. All are welcome.
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21-05-2013, 10:34   #72
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Clare Type 1 Support Group for Adults & Parents of Children with type 1 diabetes.

The next meeting of the Type 1 Diabetes Support Group for Adults will take place on Tuesday, 11th June in the Temple Gate Hotel at 8pm. This meeting is open to people who use insulin to treat their diabetes, their families and to parents of children with diabetes. The topic being discussed is "Dealing with Medical Emergencies". The Type 1 Diabetes Support group offers support and information on living well with type 1 diabetes. The Support Group can be contacted on the following telephone number 087 641 5747 or by email at clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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10-09-2013, 14:42   #73
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Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group

The Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, the 8th October at 8pm in the Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis. This meeting is an informal groups of adults with type 1 diabetes and parents of children with diabetes. The main topic for the evening will be "Driving with Type 1" and in particular the new RSA rules applying to people who use insulin.

If you would like more information about the Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group our telephone number is 087 641 5747 or email: clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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26-11-2013, 11:34   #74
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Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group

The Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, the 10th December at 8pm in the Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis. This meeting is an informal groups of adults with type 1 diabetes and parents of children with diabetes.

If you would like more information about the Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group our telephone number is 087 641 5747 or email: clarebranchdfi@gmail.com
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21-01-2014, 10:28   #75
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Type 1 Diabetes Support Groups.

Dublin Type 1 Diabetes Support group.
The next meeting of this group is on Wednesday the 5th February at 6.30pm in the Novo Nordisk offices, 2 Hume Street, Dublin 2. Contact the group through https://www.facebook.com/groups/169847736412651/


Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group Meeting.

The Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, the 11th February at 8pm in the Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis. This meeting is an informal groups of adults with type 1 diabetes and parents of children with diabetes.

If you would like more information about the Clare Type 1 Diabetes Support Group our telephone number is 087 641 5747 or email: clarebranchdfi@gmail.com

Kildare Diabetes Group
Next meeting is booked for Wednesday 19th February @ 7.30pm Maudlins House Hotel
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