Did you know the health of your mouth affects your overall health? Visiting your dentist regularly can help protect a lot more than just your teeth.
This year, World Health Day is focusing on diabetes. Type 1 and type 2 have the same symptoms, but very different causes. Here’s how to tell them apart.
If your kid has diabetes, sports are challenging. But there are ways you can meet those challenges.
March 15, 2016
"Low-fat" yogurt. "Whole-grain" bread. "Reduced-sodium" soup. "Low-cholesterol" cooking oil. Confused by nutrition labels and claims? Here's how to read between the lines.
February 26, 2016
Kidney disease hits one in 10 Canadians, says the Kidney Foundation of Canada. But if you have diabetes, your kidneys are three times more at risk.
February 01, 2016
Whether it’s a winter escape to an exotic resort or a summer getaway near home, planning before you travel can help keep your diabetes under control.
January 25, 2016
Hockey hero Darryl Sittler and all-star football player John Chick are looking forward to a future without diabetes; read their inspiring stories.
November 30, 2015
You don’t have to be an athlete to enjoy the health benefits of exercising. And if you live with diabetes, it can even help lower your blood sugar.
November 16, 2015
My pregnancy had been going well, and I was feeling great. Then my doctor told me I had gestational diabetes, and everything changed.
October 29, 2015
Football hero John Chick depends on diligence, diet, exercise and a positive outlook to tackle his toughest opponent, diabetes — and so can you.