Aging, Community and Health Research Group (ACHRU)

McMaster University

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#WorldDiabetesDay, November 14, 2016

The ACHRU’s latest diabetes publication aligns with the theme of World Diabetes Day 2016 - Eyes on Diabetes – that focuses on promoting the importance of screening to ensure early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes and treatment to reduce the risk of serious complications.

Drs. Maureen Markle-Reid and Jenny Ploeg and the ACHRU research team are authors of The Aging, Community and Health Research Unit—Community Partnership Program for older adults with type 2 diabetes and multiple chronic conditions: a feasibility study in Pilot and Feasibility Studies Journal.

This article examines the effectiveness of a new 6-month program to promote diabetes self-management in older adults with multiple chronic conditions.

Read the full article here

Published on: November 14, 2016

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