Fact: diabetes can often go left untreated, flying dangerously under the radar. And considering more than 1.7million Australians have some form of the condition, this is a worrying realisation.
Similarly, these stars feel the same. At various points in their lives, they’ve been diagnosed with the health condition – be it pre-diabetes, Type 1, Type 2 or gestational diabetes – and now they’re turning their diagnosis into a conversation starter, raising awareness as they go.
This National Diabetes Week, scroll through this list of A-listers who are flying the flag for diabetes and using their star power to raise awareness for the condition.