Framework for Diabetes in Canada

Canada raises awareness on World Diabetes Day

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Ottawa – On World Diabetes Day, the Government of Canada is raising awareness about one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in Canada with approximately 3.4 million Canadians living with one of the three main types of diabetes. Additionally, Type 2 diabetes, which is preventable, is the most common form of diabetes, accounting for approximately 90% of diabetes cases in …

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Funding Canadian Partnership Against Cancer with $50m

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Ottawa – Cancer continues to be the leading cause of death in Canada. Two in five Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime and one in four Canadians will die of the disease. Unfortunately, the number of new cancer cases continues to rise steadily as the Canadian population grows and ages. To address this issue, our government continues to fund …

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Have black or green tea daily to cut diabetes risk 

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China – A new study has revealed if one consumes black, green or traditional Chinese tea, it will lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The study, to be presented at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) annual meeting in Sweden next week, scanned 19 cohort studies. Lead author Xiaying Li from Wuhan University of Science and …

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Novo Nordisk Canada, Mayor Crombie Lace Up for Mississauga Marathon 

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In-person running at the Mississauga Marathon returns after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, encouraging local residents to get active and take part in community health initiatives  Mississauga – Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie will be lacing up her runners to join top local researchers and residents in the 5k Hazel Walk/Run as part of the Mississauga Marathon, joining …