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Our diabetes experts share some of their greatest advice, tips and tools to inspire and motivate you to live your best life!

Heat Dehydration Cautions & Travel Tips

Heat Dehydration Cautions & Travel Tips

Summer is upon us which means the temperature is rising! Dehydration is a risk for everyone during hot weather. Your body will require more water during this time of year or if travelling to a warm destination. If you live with diabetes, your risk of...

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Eat Well, See Well

Eat Well, See Well

We often take our eyes for granted, sometimes not realizing our eyes are sensitive organs. They are constantly exposed to our harsh environments and our constantly changing weather. Our eyes play a vital role in our daily wellness, and it is important that...

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Goodbye Boots, Hello Sandals!

Hellooo Sunshine! Many Canadians welcome May’s warmer weather for the long, sunny days, the enjoyment of cool drinks, and the chance to wear open-toed shoes. Though, before you take on summer adventures in last year’s sandals, it’s important to ensure that...

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Eye & Foot Health

There is a lot to think about when it comes to your health and diabetes, however, your diabetes team is here to help along the way. Your endocrinologist, diabetes educator and pharmacist are part of your routine follow-ups, but do you visit an eye doctor...

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Diabetes & Oral Health

Taking good care of your teeth is important for everyone, but did you know that gum disease can be a complication of diabetes? Blood travels everywhere inside the body, gums included! If you have too much sugar travelling in your blood, this can increase...

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Thyroid Health – What is Graves’ disease?

Thyroid Health – What is Graves’ disease?

Graves’ disease is an autoimmune condition. In autoimmune conditions, the body’s immune system produces antibodies (usually needed to fight viral/bacterial infections) against its owntissues. In the case of Graves’ disease, these auto-antibodies bind to...

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Medication And Kidney Health

March is Kidney Health Month and Pharmacist Awareness Month!Wonder whether your medication affects your kidneys?  Ask a pharmacist! Healthy KidneysHealthy kidneys do the body good!  Your kidneys:Maintain your overall fluid and water balanceBalance your...

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Getting ready for RAMADAN

We are pleased to announce that your LMC Diabetes Education team is once again holding “Getting Ready for RAMADAN” workshops this year. These workshops will assist you to safely manage your diabetes during the month of Ramadan. Topics to be...

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