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....

Stem cell biologist brings new hope for diabetes treatments

Applications for stem cells were once considered ‘futuristic.’ But today’s research is ushering in a new era in which these cells are a source...

A team for every patient with diabetes An interdisciplinary approach to a complex, chronic...

Diabetes Mellitus is a chronic illness that requires a lifelong commitment to complex lifestyle modifications involving nutrition management, physical activity, regular self-blood glucose monitoring,...

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