"Researchers studied 50 overweight and 50 normal weight people in the early stages of Type 2 diabetes... Those with diabetes scored worse than the healthy controls on tests of memory and reaction times." Read more in the New York Times. [ Nytimes.com Link ]
Researchers studied 50 overweight and 50 normal weight people in the early

Diabetes Tied to Brain Abnormalities - The New York Times

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Did you know that Diabetes Canada is on Pinterest? Follow us for news, resources, recipes and plenty of other great pins! [ Pinterest.com Link ].
Did you know that Diabetes Canada is on Pinterest Follow us for
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"We’re basically at ground zero in terms of obesity management in this country." Read more about the new report released by Canadian Obesity Network on Tuesday. #T2D #Type2 [ Nationalpost.com Link ]
Were basically at ground zero in terms of obesity management in this

Are obese people to blame for their condition? No, says report calling for wider access to treatment

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Would you like to partner with us in the fight to end diabetes? Well, you can! Sign up below to become a Diabetes Canada volunteer! #NVW2017 #VocDC [ Diabetes.ca Link ]
Would you like to partner with us in the fight to end
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Diabetes Canada is very happy to tell you that Simply Laundry has partnered with us as an official clothing donation collection partner! Read the statement on their Facebook page for more information, and make your donation today! [ Facebook.com Link ]
Diabetes Canada is very happy to tell you that Simply Laundry has
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Rachael Mahi
The 2017 Ontario Budget, tabled today, includes a pledge of free drug coverage of children and youth aged 24 and under, beginning on 1 January 2018. Many people 24 and under live with diabetes, and this provision will provide them with access to the drugs they need to manage their illness. We congratulate the Government of Ontario on this positive move, and look forward to ensuring that all...
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Congratulations to Canadian country legend George Canyon, who we were very proud to honour last night as part of National Volunteer Week for his tireless efforts to end the stigma against type 1 diabetes! Also honoured was Stephen Steele, a commercial pilot with type 1 diabetes who has worked with Canyon to break down barriers in the aviation industry. Learn more in the Calgary Sun. #NVW2017...
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Congratulations to Canadian country legend George Canyon who we were very proud

George Canyon honoured for tireless work, advocating for those with Type 1 diabetes

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Developed in partnership with Diabetes Canada, Carrot Rewards helps you earn points for making healthy lifestyle choices. Visit [ Carrotrewards.ca Link ] to learn more and download the app today (available in participating provinces only).
Developed in partnership with Diabetes Canada Carrot Rewards helps you earn points
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From now until July 31, every donation you make through Diabetes Canada’s free home pick-up gives you a chance to win a $5,000 travel voucher that can be used anywhere around the world, or one of ten $500 VISA gift cards. Visit [ Diabetes.ca Link ] to book your home pick-up today!
From now until July 31 every donation you make through Diabetes Canadas
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"A new report out of the Canadian Obesity Network is warning that Canada is falling short on offering access to obesity treatment. The organization is giving every province across the country failing grades in adequately helping those with obesity. Instead, patients are often left to fend for themselves." Learn more on the Global News website. #T2D #EndDiabetes [ Globalnews.ca Link ]
A new report out of the Canadian Obesity Network is warning that

Here’s why Canada gets a failing grade in treating the obesity epidemic

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We are deeply grateful to the more than 40,000 volunteers who support Diabetes Canada. thank you so much! If you are not a volunteer and would like to join the movement and help end diabetes, sign up today! #NVW2017 #VolDC [ Diabetes.ca Link ]
We are deeply grateful to the more than 40000 volunteers who support
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Monique Carroll
Today marks the beginning of National Volunteer Week, which honours the 12.7 million Canadians who volunteer in nonprofit organizations! Sign up and join us as we continue the fight to end diabetes! #NVW2017 #DCVol [ Diabetes.ca Link ]
Today marks the beginning of National Volunteer Week which honours the 127
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National Volunteer Week starts tomorrow. It's always so exciting to see amazing people across Canada making a difference, including the tens of thousands of volunteers who make our work possible. Stay tuned this week to learn more and get involved! #NVW2017 #VolDC
National Volunteer Week starts tomorrow Its always so exciting to see amazing
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Huge thanks to the Toronto Zoo for partnering with Diabetes Canada for Earth Day! Today the Zoo hosted its annual Party for the Planet, which continues tomorrow. We'll be continuing our clothing and textiles drive, and we'll have exciting workshops and activities to take part in. You can even bring in your clothes to be mended for free on Sunday from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM (max. two items per...
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"Rising outdoor temperatures are associated with an increased risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes, according to a new study from the Netherlands." [ Diabetes.co.uk Link ]
Rising outdoor temperatures are associated with an increased risk of obesity and

Higher environmental temperature linked to increased type 2 diabetes risk

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Monique Carroll
"Most people need to be more active and eat better. That includes getting fewer calories from added sugars." USA Today asks how much sugar-sweetened beverage consumption is okay for children. #Type2 [ Usatoday.com Link ]
Most people need to be more active and eat better That includes

The real truth about sugary drinks: How much is OK for kids to consume?

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"Do soda taxes really work?" Time Magazine looks at an interesting new case study of Berkeley residents. [ Time.com Link ]
Do soda taxes really work Time Magazine looks at an interesting new

Do Soda Taxes Really Work?

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Michael Charles
Celebrate #EarthDay and clear out your clutter by donating your gently used clothing to Diabetes Canada this year! [ Lethbridgeherald.com Link ]
Celebrate EarthDay and clear out your clutter by donating your gently used

Earth Day celebrations include recycling effort - The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around Lethbridge

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Our own Joanne Lewis, Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator, was pleased to share the following expert tips on eating healthy to prevent diabetes complications. Visit Diabetes Care Community to learn more. [ Diabetescarecommunity.ca Link ]
Our own Joanne Lewis Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator was pleased to

Eating healthy to prevent diabetes complications

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Our own Allison Luff spoke to CTV Regina Live yesterday about our upcoming Happy Hour for Diabetes fundraising auction. Watch the clip to learn more. [ Ctvnews.ca Link ]
Our own Allison Luff spoke to CTV Regina Live yesterday about our

Happy Hour for Diabetes Fundraising Auction

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