Prediabetes – Standing at the crossroads

It’s common knowledge that optimal glycemic control is fundamental to the maintenance of general health. However, controlling blood sugar levels is important not only for diabetics but also those having borderline blood glucose levels, a condition known as prediabetes. What is prediabetes? Prediabetes is a health condition where blood sugar levels are higher than normal, […]

The connection between Glycemic Health & Immunity

Abstract These days have revealed a heightened interest from the public for immune health. Among factors playing a role in an optimal immune balance, glycemic health is now under the spotlight. This white paper aims at reviewing the connection between diabetes and immunity, concentrating on key mechanisms and evidence from recent clinical and epidemiological studies. […]

Rise of diabetes: facts and consequences

“There has never been a more urgent time to create greater awareness of diabetes. One in three Canadians have diabetes or prediabetes, and those at age 20 now face a 50 percent chance of developing the disease. That staggering number speaks to the epidemic diabetes has become across Canada.” Those are the words of Dr. […]