WELCOME TO DIABETES SINGAPORE!

Diabetes mellitus, commonly referred to as diabetes, is a long-term illness characterised by a high sugar (or glucose) level in the blood. Someone with diabetes is either producing too little insulin or is unable to respond well to the insulin produced.

In Singapore, one out of 9 people aged 18 to 69 has diabetes. That’s about 11.3% of our population or more than 400,000 people!

Diabetes is a chronic disease and, if not managed well, can deteriorate steadily to cause devastating complications such as blindness, nerve damage, kidney failure, heart disease and limb amputation. Studies show that about half of patients already have diabetes-related complications at the time of diagnosis.

PREVENTION & EARLY DETECTION are key to stemming the rise of diabetes.

Find out more about Diabetes Singapore’s fight against diabetes!

Diabetes Singapore
gratefully accepts donations of any amount to help fight diabetes. All donations are tax exempted.
click here

Be a Volunteer

Ever wanted to be a volunteer but do not know how or where to start? Why not be a volunteer at DS?  Currently we have about 50 active volunteers from all walks of life who partner us in different programmes and projects.  If you think you would like to be a volunteer, download the volunteer application form here now!

Volunteer Application Form



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DS 47th Annual General Meeting

5th May 2018, Saturday @2pm
Venue: 100 Victoria Street National Library Building Level 3, Drama Cenre Function Room 2, Singapore 188064.

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DIABETES SINGAPORE PHYSICIAN'S REFERRAL FORM

Downland GP referral form, click here

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SCAM ALERT

"Diabetes Singapore has received notifications on cases of individuals soliciting donations on behalf of Diabetes Singapore. We would like to inform that Diabetes Singapore currently has no fundraising activity that entails door-to-door and/or street solicitation of donations.

Find out more, click here

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DSG Calendar 2018

For more details click here
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