Having Type 1 Diabetes sucks but don’t ask the CRA for sympathy

No one will argue with the statement that having Type 1 diabetes sucks.  If you do a perfect job testing your sugars, adjusting your insulin and following a diet and…

Living Long & Well with Diabetes

Expectations of longevity change when people are diagnosed with diabetes. This concern is driven by misleading historical statistics suggesting Type 2 diabetes may reduce life expectancy by 5 to 10…

Compassionate Diabetes Care

At BCDiabetes we are aware that the challenges for individuals living with diabetes are many - that it's not as simple as eating less, exercising more, testing your blood and…

Complete communities today for healthy people tomorrow

When I tell people here at BC Diabetes that I studied urban planning, I’ll often be asked: how does urban planning impact health, especially for people living with diabetes? Historically,…