Preventing and treating illness

What to do if you’re not getting enough sleep

The end of Daylight Saving Time means an extra hour of shut-eye. But how can you get a good night’s sleep during something as unpredictable as a pandemic?

What to do if you’re not getting enough sleep

The end of Daylight Saving Time means an extra hour of shut-eye. But how can you get a good night’s sleep during something as unpredictable as a pandemic?

  • December 19, 2014

    How to treat and prevent ear infections in children

    While antibiotics or tubes may still be the best treatment for some kids, often the best thing to do for ear infections is to leave them alone.

  • November 07, 2014

    The facts about diabetes (Infographic)

    It’s been called the epidemic of the 21st century. But the good news is the most common form of diabetes, type 2, can be managed or even prevented.

  • October 28, 2014

    Diabetes online resources

    Tired of searching all over the Internet for diabetes information? Here’s a convenient list of websites to help you find what you’re looking for.

  • October 27, 2014

    Tools to help you manage diabetes

    There’s a lot to keep track of when you have diabetes, from blood sugar levels to medications. These tools can help you manage your disease.

  • October 24, 2014

    What is type 2 diabetes? (Video)

    Unusual thirst? Unexplained fatigue? Blurred vision? You could have type 2 diabetes — and not even know it.

  • October 20, 2014

    Type 1 diabetes research gives hope for a cure

    There’s no cure — yet — but new drugs, better monitoring devices and even an artificial pancreas are good news for people living with type 1 diabetes.

  • October 15, 2014

    Diabetes: Are you at risk?

    Are you at risk of having pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes? Now you can find out by completing “The Canadian diabetes risk questionnaire.”