Translating diabetes research into practical tools

Today, there are more than nine million Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes. The Canadian Diabetes Association is dedicated to leading the fight against...

Dialysis patients share personal experiences in new video

A unique, new video produced by The Scarborough Hospital is not only an outstanding educational tool for dialysis patients and those living with Chronic...

Exercise in Parkinson’s

Nora Lea Arcand attends a professionally-led exercise class for people with Parkinson’s twice a week at a recreation centre in her Sudbury, Ontario community....

Home dialysis can provide more freedom for chronic kidney disease patients

For chronic kidney disease patients like Alex Harvey, home dialysis is an option that has reaped some great health benefits including lifting dietary restrictions,...

Supporting partners of people with epilepsy

A diagnosis of epilepsy is often a very scary reality, not just for the person with epilepsy, but for their family members as well....

Pain management in patients with ALS

Pain is one of the least acknowledged symptoms of people living with ALS. More than 60 per cent of people living with ALS will...

Revolutionizing care for patients with multiple chronic conditions

Almost 80 per cent of Ontarians over the age of 45 have at least one chronic condition such as diabetes, heart disease, depression, cancer...

Scleroderma Group dedicated to scleroderma research, treatment and clinical care

Barbara Williams had always considered herself to be a healthy and active person. After all, she had an exciting career in the pharmaceutical industry,...

Diabetes education and outreach reduces long-term complications

The numbers just don’t add up. While the Canadian Diabetes Association estimates one thousand people learn they have diabetes every week, few people are...

Collaborative care enhances lives of patients with diabetes

Joyce Ellis, 73, has been living with diabetes for 12 years. The disease was detected following a routine urine test for a bladder infection....

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