Are you or is someone you love diabetic? If you are, you probably know that Diabetes needs a lot of ongoing management and care. Understanding diabetes and its seriousness is very important in managing the condition. If you have diabetes, you need to learn how to manage it. Or on the other hand, if you are living with someone that has diabetes, you should learn how to support them. At Emslies Pharmacy in Perth, we are a Diabetes Australian NDSS sub- agent and provide the highest level of diabetic care to our customers. Our Pharmacists are always happy to provide advice and support to our valued customers. We genuinely care about our customers health and well being and will go the extra yard to exceed customers expectations.
is considered the epidemic of the 21st century, with around 1.7 million Australians having diabetes. As a common condition in Australia, it is important that if you have the condition, you have access to Pharmacy support so that it can be well managed. Diabetes is a condition in which you cannot maintain healthy levels of glucose in the blood. This is caused by insufficient amounts of insulin in the body which is used to convert glucose to energy. There are three different type of Diabetes:
● Type 1 diabetes
● Type 2 diabetes
● Gestational diabetes
How you manage your diabetes is largely dependent on the type of diabetes that you have and your lifestyle. One of the most important parts of managing your diabetes involves keeping blood glucose levels in a healthy range to prevent short-term and long-term complications. Diabetes requires daily self care and monitoring to prevent complications from developing.
As a Diabetes Australia NDSS sub-agent, we provide the following services at Emslies Floreat Pharmacy in Perth:
● all listed needles, syringes and glucose test strips at the national Diabetes Australia government subsidised prices
● blood glucose monitors
● lancets and pens
● diabetes record books
● insulin penfill cartridges
● sharps containers available in the Pharmacy
● thrush and tinea creams and lotions
● products to help treat urinary tract infections
● incontinence products
● urine testing strips available in the pharmacy
● first aid products for dressing wounds
● we also offer Product Training & Instruction in the Pharmacy
● glucose monitor calibration
Our Pharmacists at Emslies Pharmacy in Perth are experienced in dealing with customers with diabetes. We have been helping customers manage their diabetes for years and are always happy to provide help and support. The health and well being of our customers is a priority to us. Contact our friendly team at Emslies Pharmacy in Perth to find out more.