A sub-agent of the National Diabetes Services Scheme, the pharmacies offer all levels of support and assistance including glucose meters and test strips.

With diabetes being the fastest-growing non-infectious disease in the world, retail manager Sandi Treasure said early detection was a must.

‘Come in and take our two-minute ‘tick test’ or see your doctor to see if you are at risk,’ she said.

Diabetes Awareness Week runs from July 14 to 20.

Visit Jardine’s Chemmart Pharmacy at shop 27, or Maddington Chemmart Chemist at shop 4, both in Centro Maddington.