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August, 2017

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In the News

Increased support needed as diabetes rates climb in British Columbia

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The rapid growth of diabetes in British Columbia combined with serious gaps in health-care need to be urgently addressed by the incoming provincial government, says a new report from Diabetes Canada.

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Celebrating a type 1 first at the Toronto Honda Indy

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Congratulations to Charlie Kimball, the first driver with type 1 diabetes to participate in the Honda Indy! We were proud, through our partnership with Novo Nordisk Canada, to meet with Charlie and celebrate his success.

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Healthy Living

Tips on managing health conditions for active individuals

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Energetic people with active lives shouldn’t have to give up their passions once they are diagnosed with a health condition. Ascensia offers four tips to help you meet your goals and make the most of your daily life in this sponsored supplement.

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Living long and well with diabetes

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The key to avoiding diabetes complications like heart disease, stroke or kidney damage is optimal control of blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol. In this sponsored supplement, Dr. T.G. Elliott of BCDiabetes offers tips and considerations to help you manage your diabetes.

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Join us in Vancouver for the Type 1 Diabetes Expo

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Registration is now open for Diabetes Canada's Type 1 Diabetes Expo, which will be held in Vancouver on September 30. The expo will highlight some of the best research and information available on everything from the artificial pancreas to pump technology to mental health and more.

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Diabetes Canada hosts its twentieth annual Professional Conference

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Over the course of four days in November, participants at our annual conference will receive exclusive access to more than forty dynamic and innovative sessions, take part in engaging exchanges with industry-leading experts, and expand professional networks with over 1,800 attendees. Don’t miss it!

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Facts and fictions on diabetic nerve pain

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Neuropathy is a disease of dysfunction of one or more peripheral nerves, typically causing numbness or weakness. In this sponsored supplement, Knight Therapeutics Inc. explores fact, fiction and treatment options.

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Don’t miss our fall webinar series!

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Our 2017 webinar series will continue this fall with all-new presentations full of expert advice. If you missed our previous webinars, you can watch them in full on YouTube. Thanks for watching and sharing, and stay tuned for details on upcoming sessions!

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This month’s Healthy Living Calendar Recipe

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Fruit is a nutritious and sweet complement to meals or snacks. Berries and melons provide vitamins, minerals, and fibre. Plus, their higher water content means they contain fewer carbohydrates than the same portion size of many other fruits.

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”I am being kept alive by a machine”

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The insulin pump is a marvel of modern medical technology. Not only does it keep Gillian Campbell alive, but it allows her to live with diabetes however she chooses. Gillian told us about her adventures and challenges as a type 1 traveller.

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