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Feltmum

Posted on: 12 October, 2015
Issue: Vol 15 No 4, October 2015 – December 2015
Related to Diabetes Health promotion Women

Diabetes Australia – Vic (2015)
Feltmum
Melbourne: Diabetes Australia – Vic

This resource kit provides Aboriginal families with culturally appropriate, evidence based information about diabetes in pregnancy in a visual format which is easy to understand.

Each kit includes a:

  • felt baby, wig and uterine artery
  • set of 21 stick-on prompt cards
  • set of stick-on discs and keys showing glucose, insulin and pregnancy hormones
  • key messages booklet
  • USB stick loaded with an instructional video (also available on YouTube).

Developed by the Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation and Diabetes Australia Victoria as an add-on kit to the Feltman resource.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

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