Chronic Disease

Chronic diseases are health conditions that persist over an extended period. Characterised by their prolonged duration and gradual progression, chronic disease pose significant challenges to individuals and healthcare systems worldwide. From diabetes and heart disease to autoimmune disorders, navigating the nuances of chronic conditions requires specialised expertise. That's where a chronic disease specialist becomes an invaluable ally in the journey towards better health.

Our resource hub aims to educate and empower you about the nature of chronic diseases, their impact on daily life, and the vital role played by dedicated specialists. Discover insights, resources, and expert advice tailored to help as you face the unique challenges posed by chronic illnesses.

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Chronic Disease

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Apps & Services

App

Mysugr

The mySugr diabetes app is your loyal and free diabetes logbook, which keeps your diabetes data under control.
Support Group
Free

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Support - Australia

A community in Australia providing support and understanding for individuals living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), offering a space for expression and shared experiences.
Service
Free

Healthy Heart Recipes

Heart Foundation healthy heart recipes including breakfast, lunch, dinner, kid-friendly and vegetarian recipes.
App
Free, In App Purchases

Perx Health

Perx is a health app which gives you the functionality to simplify your health tasks into one easy daily schedule, remember due tasks and, the best part is, you can earn real gift cards for completing your daily tasks on time!
Service

Emerge Australia

Our innovative national telehealth patient support service is the flagship of our support program. Through this service, we empower people with ME/CFS and Long COVID to manage their symptoms and access other supports they need. 
Service

Kidney Ally

Empowering patients to slow the progression of kidney disease. Get personalised recipes and education videos when you sign up.

Curable

Curable is an online program and app designed to help people with persistent pain reduce their symptoms and calm their nervous system.
Service
Free

Migraine and Headache Australia

Migraine & Headache Australia is the only organization in Australia that aims to support the more than 6 million Australians affected by headache and migraine. Migraine & Headache Australia is a division of the Brain Foundation.
Support Group
Free

Pain Management Network

The Pain Management Network aims to improve equitable to access to pain management services for patients with chronic pain in NSW. We support best-practice pain management through coordinated interdisciplinary assessment and management and improved links with the community and primary sector.
App
Free

ARF RHD Guidelines

The Guidelines app includes a summary of key information from the ARF and RHD Guidelines and an ARF diagnosis calculator. The Guidelines app is designed to support the Australian health workforce with clinical aspects of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease. It contains key information from the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition) including primary prevention, diagnosis, and management of ARF, and information about the management of RHD, including secondary prevention. It also contains contact information for the Australian RHD register and control programs, and requirements for notification of ARF and RHD in relevant jurisdictions.
App

Chemist2U

Online pharmacy with same day delivery. Chemist2U’s mobile app simplifies things with a script wallet (called Script Tracker) that keeps all your prescriptions in one spot.
Support Group
Free

Heart Foundation

The MyHeart MyLife community is a safe online group moderated by the Heart Foundation where you can share your experience living with a heart condition, give and receive support, and discover ways to lead a heart healthy life with others who are on a similar recovery journey. This community is open to adults living with a heart condition from anywhere in Australia, and people caring for a loved one, family member or friend.