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The Arthristis Society

  • The website provides basic facts on arthritis and how to live with it.
  • Most interesting is the Education section where you will find online self-management courses, arthritis videos, and useful tips on improving your quality of life and reducing fatigue.
  • The author of the site is the Arthritis Society and the provided information is evidence-based.
  • The website is available in English and in French.

 
Canadian Cancer Society

  • Information on different cancer types, diagnosis and treatment, prevention and screening, as well as some basic facts “Cancer 101”
  • Helpful resources to guide your journey, on being recently diagnosed, how to live with cancer, life after cancer, and more.
  • The Canadian Cancer Society’s goal is to provide up-to-date and accurate information that’s easy to read and understand.
  • The site is HON certified, has editorial independence from corporate sponsors, and provides information based on the latest scientific evidence validated by external experts.
  • The website is available in English and in French

 
Diabetes Care Community

  • A new Canadian social network and information resource for families and friends of people living with diabetes with the mission of improving the quality of life for those living with diabetes.
  • Here you will find testimonials as well as credible information from leading healthcare professionals on diabetes basics, medication, management, and living healthy.
  • The Advisory Board composed of clinical specialists on diabetes monitors all information for accuracy and reliability. The content of Diabetes Care Community is never pre-screened, altered or edited by advertisers.
  • The website is available in English and in French.

 
Diabetes Quebec

  • In Quebec, nearly 760,000 people are living with this disease.
  • The mission of Diabète Québec is to inform, educate and warn people about diabetes.
  • The site is full of tips on glycemic control, a healthy and balanced diet, physical activity, and more.

 
 
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