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Diabetes basics

Get to know the basics of diabetes

Learn more about diabetes, related complications, the latest news around research and policy, your rights and how Diabetes Canada helps.

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Assess your risk

Take our CANRISK test to know your risk. It will take two minutes or less.

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Signs & Symptoms

Knowing the signs and symptoms of diabetes will help you to identify possible diabetes earlier.

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"Causes" of diabetes

Debunk the myths, strike out the stigma and learn what we know about the causes of diabetes.

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