Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital: Diabetes Educational Centre
Diabetes is a condition where not enough insulin is produced in the body.
Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas which controls the absorbtion and release of sugar and fat in the body.
The Diabetes Clinic at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital strives to provide optimal, comprehensive care to child and family by education, support and regular contact.
DOCTORS AVAILABLE AT CLINIC
Please always phone first
Please phone and cancel your appointment if you are unable to attend. This allows us to put someone else in your place.
WHEN ATTENDING THE DIABETES CLINIC:
We will measure your
We will take bloods from you once a year
We will issue you as required with
Please do not accumulate extra stock and allow your medication to expire.
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|Government Body:||(Department of Health, Western Cape Government)|