Diabetes - Patient Resources in Multiple Languages

Preventing Diabetes

Prevent Diabetes - Easy to read 2 page handouts (English and language) (pdf)

Developed by Auckland DHB Refugee Health Collaborative (1 page factsheet) 2011








Living with Diabetes

  Type 2 Diabetes (1 page factsheet) 2011

Developed by ADHB Refugee Health Collaborative
Keeping well with diabetes Keeping Well with Diabetes- booklet from Ministry of Health (NOTE: Published in 2000)

   Staying Well with Type 2 Diabetes

  • Useful booklet from Diabetes NZ explaining what diabetes is and what you can do to stay well.
  • Excellent photos
  • Available here or from Diabetes NZ website
  • English only


   Diabetes and Healthy Food Choices - booklet from Diabetes NZ Useful booklet explaining healthy food choices for people with diabetes. Full of photos.

  • View pdf online 
  • To order Diabetes New Zealand pamphlets contact Diabetes Supplies Ltd  0800 DIABETES (0800 342 238)
    • Email
    • Fax 03 434 5281
    • Freepost DNZ, PO Box 54, Oamaru


  Basic Food Guide for People with Diabetes - pamphlet CMDHB and Regional Dietitians (2 pages, pdf) 2007  (April 2013 - These pamphlets are temporarily unavailable while Diabetes Project Trust revise their resource library.)

 Diabetes Meal Sheets - Photos- Counties Manukau DHB

   Starting insulin for Type II diabetes - Excellent booklet developed by Waitemata DHB - available in number of languages

Diabetes self-management pamphlet - for Chinese

Other Resources for Diabetes Information in Multiple Languages

Medline Plus - (Note: some are American so there may be some differences) 

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Last updated on November 18, 2013