Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Being aware of this disease is an important first step, but taking action to prevent or manage this condition may help in living a healthy and long life.

Did you know:

  • Eleven million Canadians are living with diabetes or prediabetes
  • The number of Canadians living with diabetes has more than doubled since 2000 and will grow by a staggering 40 per cent by 2025
  • Ninety percent of all diabetes cases are type 2 and can be prevented or managed

Learn to prevent and manage diabetes.