Regular physical activity is essential for controlling your blood glucose and managing your weight. When correctly prescribed, your body can respond well to insulin and help your muscles and cells take glucose out of the bloodstream.
We work with you to develop the right exercises to manage your health, taking into consideration blood pressure, cholesterol and weight management in the exercise we prescribe. We have a thorough knowledge of diabetes and can advise on when activity is best, given the medication you are on and key diet recommendations to assist you.
Our exercise prescription is based on the benefits of regular activity and we work together to establish the right plan to manage your overall health.
Synapse have worked with dietitians, GPs and other allied health professionals, such as podiatrists, to assist clients to safely and effectively manage diabetes and also with clients to prevent the risk of developing diabetes.
If you are on Chronic Disease Management plan with your GP, you may be entitled to up to 8 exercise physiology services within each calendar year.
Contact Synapse to discuss how we can work with you.