Dr. Elliott speaks with John Daly about SGLT2 inhibitors, diabetes care in British Columbia

BC Diabetes Medical Director Dr. Tom Elliott speaks with John Daly's CKNW radio show Back on the Beat on Saturday, March 17, 11am about SGLT2 inhibitors and the current state of diabetes…

Patient advocacy works! CRA reverses policy on Disability Tax Credit for Type 1 diabetes

  On Oct 12 BCDiabetes blogged on the CRA Disability Tax Credit as it applied to Type 1 diabetes and how the CRA had moved the goalposts: see Type 1…

Mission not impossible – weight loss reverses Type 2 diabetes

A Scottish study published today in the prestigious medical journal the Lancet showed that weight loss averaging 10 kg achieved with a total diet replacement using a 853 kcal/day packaged…

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…