What are the symptoms?
Sensitivity to Infections
Kidney Disease (nephropathy)
What’s the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?
Prevention and Prescription
Maintain a healthy weight
Adopt a healthy diet
Make sure to engage in regular physical activity
Do not smoke
Reduce your stress
When should I be screened for diabetes?
Fasting Glucose Level
2 hour glucose level in a Glucose Tolerance Test
Random glucose level
Glycated Haemoglobin Test (HbA1C)
What are glucose levels that would indicate diabetes?
Living with diabetes
Three reasons to fast before a lab test
Although it’s rare to now require a patient to fast for a lab test, it can happen. Learn why fasting is sometimes necessary.
Am I overweight or obese?
Weight classifications are an important indicator of health risk. You can calculate yours by measuring your Body Mass Index (BMI) and waist circumference.
Are plant-based meat alternatives a healthy diet option?
New meat alternatives, high in saturated fat, carry many of the health risks of beef, and few clear benefits.