It is a very exciting time for diabetes care and education and Canada! In early April, Diabetes Canada released the 2018 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes in Canada.
People with diabetes are two to three times more likely to have a heart attack, or die from heart disease, than people who do not have diabetes. However, there is some good news in recent years…
Earlier this year, the Canadian Diabetes Association announced a Diabetes Charter for Canada, which laid out the rights and and responsibilities of people with diabetes, governments, healthcare providers and schools.
Taking care of your diabetes can be difficult and confusing. You should know that you are not alone in feeling this way.
In this blog I would like to talk about the numbers in the new clinical practice guidelines. What do I mean by numbers?
In my last blog, I provided some general information regarding the newly released Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines.