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One in three Canadians already has diabetes or prediabetes and many don't know it. This fall, the CDA is calling on all Canadians to take a short online #type2test and learn their risk for type 2 diabetes!
Visit diabetestest.ca to take the test in minutes
Help raise vital funds to find a cure for type 1 and type 2 diabetes, while building healthy new habits that can prevent type 2. Share your progress and challenge your friends and family. Just 21 days can make a lifetime of difference!
Visit 21daysfordiabetes.ca to get started
On World Obesity Day, the World Health Organization called for global action to reduce consumption of sugary drinks. The CDA applauds this announcement, and calls on our governments to take action.
Read our news release for details
Halloween doesn't have to be a difficult time for children living with type 1 diabetes. By planning ahead and talking to your children, their teachers and their friends about what to expect, you can provide your kids with a fun and safe Halloween.
Visit our website for more information
As care providers at a centre where people receive support in managing their diabetes, the staff at BC Diabetes are keenly aware of the challenges that complications pose for people living with the disease.
Read the full article to learn more
Our fall CDA Expo series continues in cities across Canada! These free events offer incredible opportunities to learn about diabetes self-management while connecting and motivating people living with diabetes.
Register online today and join us!
Starting in November, join the CDA and our expert speakers for a series of engaging webinar sessions, from the comfort of your own computer! Each webinar includes a 45-minute presentation followed by a brief Q&A session.
Register now for the free webinars of your choice
“We’re happy to see many initiatives in this comprehensive strategy that we’ve been advocating, such as revising Canada’s Food Guide, improving nutrition labelling and restricting food and beverage marketing to children,” says Dr. Jan Hux, the CDA's Chief Science Officer.
Read our news release to learn more
With more than five days of continuous Diwali festivities, it can be difficult to stay focused on your diet. Following these few simple tips may keep you from overindulging, and help you enjoy the holiday to the fullest.
Read the full article for helpful ideas
Spice-flavoured rice dishes, like our basmati rice with cumin-flavoured squash, are called pulaos in South Asian cooking. They are also known as pilafs.
Visit our website to view this recipe and many more
From now until November 30, Clothesline and the CDA invite you to take part in our fall campaign. Schedule a free home pick-up for your gently-used clothing donations, and you could win a $5,000 travel voucher that can be used anywhere around the world, or one of 10 $500 VISA gift cards!
Book your free home pick-up online in seconds
Learn more about the health fairs, workshops, regional fundraisers and door-to-door campaigns coming your way. Check our listings to see what's happening in your region!
Visit our website to find an event near you