News from CDIC

Catch up on the latest news and research from the CDIC at Seven Oaks General Hospital.

May 15, 2018

The Truth About What Makes us Healthy

Explore the Myths and Evidence Surrounding Lifestyle and Chronic Illness. Join us for a talk with Timothy Caulfield, two-time national best-selling author, professor of law, and TV Host, including a thought-provoking discussion with a panel of local healthcare experts. Forget what the fads and headlines tell you about optimizing your health and let’s talk about […]

April 17, 2018

Updated Publication Page

The Chronic Disease Innovation Centre is a highly productive research center. We collaborate with individuals from a variety of disciplines on projects focusing on different chronic diseases. For more information, we recently updated our publication page to highlight some of our peer-reviewed research. Check it out!    

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April 04, 2018

New Study shows Remote Dwelling Location Is a Risk Factor for CKD Among Indigenous Canadians

A new study by Chronic Disease Innovation Centre researchers compares  urban indigenous groups with similar risk factors for Chronic Kidney Disease with groups of indigenous people screened  previously in remote areas of rural and northern Manitoba with some interesting conclusions. Indigenous people suffer disproportionately from higher rates of diabetes and chronic kidney disease (CKD). An […]

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