Diabetes Current November 2018

November, 2018

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In the News

Commemorating World Diabetes Day

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Diabetes Canada celebrates a national legacy and confronts an epidemic faced by nearly half of all Canadian families.

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How does diabetes impact your daily life?

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This Diabetes Awareness Month, make your voice heard in our basic needs survey. Your responses will help shape a report to government on the necessity of funding the #Diabetes360 strategy in the 2019 federal budget.

Take our survey now

Enjoy the Diabetes Canada Podcast

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month. On the podcast, we talk about advocacy. Hear from those who are using their voices to make a difference, and find out how you can help, too. Listen on iTunes or Spotify.

Subscribe today and never miss an episode

Healthy Living

Try this month’s Healthy Living Calendar Recipe

Ground turkey and lentil mixture wrapped in lettuce leaves

Using dark green lettuce in place of the traditional iceberg gives Crunchy Turkey Lentil Lettuce Wraps more vibrant colour and makes them more nutritious.

Download your free copy of the 2018 calendar

Resistance exercise made easy

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As part of a healthy lifestyle plan, weight training offers powerful benefits. Resistance training, sometimes called weight training, uses resistance to increase the strength, tone, and overall health of your muscles.

Read this Diabetes Dialogue article now

Support in Action

Decluttering is easier than ever!

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Now you can choose your preferred pickup date when you schedule your free home pickup online! Your donation of gently used clothing and goods helps us support 11 million Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes.

Visit our website to book your free home pickup

Coming full circle: from person with diabetes to diabetes educator

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Gabrielle Schmid shares her inspiring story

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Support us on Giving Tuesday

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With your help, we can continue to transform diabetes awareness, prevention and care to End Diabetes for millions of Canadians. Please give to Diabetes Canada on Tuesday, November 27.

Visit our donation page to give today

Diabetes Current is a monthly e-newsletter published by Diabetes Canada. If you have any questions or comments, please contact the editor at enewsletters@diabetes.ca.

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