Petition: Lobby BC Pharmacare to cover lifesaving SGLT2 inhibitor diabetes treatment

BCDiabetes Medical Director, Dr. Tom Elliott, has launched a petition to lobby BC Pharmacare to cover SGLT2 inhibitors. As many as 50,000 British Columbians would likely benefit from SGLT2 inhibitors,…

New Study Questions Effectiveness of Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

New study questions Type 2 diabetes treatment "No evidence glucose-lowering drugs help ward off long-term complications, researchers say." This is a massive statement so we sought our medical director, Dr.…

Important Type 2 Diabetes Results Reported

Today the results of 2 important studies in Type 2 diabetes presented at the annual American Diabetes Association meeting in New Orleans this week were published in the prestigious New…

New Study To Test Whether GLP-1 Agents Help You or Hurt You Before Taking The Drug

We are very excited about this made-in-BC research to help us find out if a drug will be beneficial for those taking it or whether it might make them ill before…