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…

Anti-ageing protein injection

No, this is not an advertisement for a skin or beauty product. A study published last week in Cell demonstrated that injections of a special fOXO4 peptide rejuvenated old mice…

The Feast and Famine diet, a cure for diabetes?

  Yesterday, (2017-02-23) a study of diabetic mice was published in the journal “Cell” showing that a special “fasting mimicking diet” (FMD) for 4 days every month caused regeneration of…

The Dexcom G5: State-of-the-art sensor technology

Continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) or “sensors” have been around for more than a decade.  With the arrival in Canada last week of the Dexcom G5 everything has changed: the G5…