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Diabetes - Central

Type 1 diabetes, usually diagnosed in children, occurs when the pancreas is unable to produce insulin. Insulin is an essential body requirement that ensures body energy needs are met. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body does not effectively use the insulin that is produced. Type 2 diabetes usually develops in adulthood. A third type of diabetes, gestational diabetes, is a temporary condition that occurs during pregnancy.

See also Diabetes Education Programs.

Visit Diabetes Resources for information about diabetes education and self-management programs in the Central LHIN.

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These services serve all or part of Central
Black Creek Community Health Centre - Yorkgate Mall Site - Diabetes Education Program   Toronto
Black Creek Community Health Centre - Yorkgate Mall Site - Retinal Screening for Diabetics - Teleopthalmology   Toronto
Carefirst Family Health Team - Diabetes Education Program   Toronto
Humber River Hospital - Diabetes Education and Management   Toronto
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada   Barrie
King City Natural Health Centre - On UR Feet Advanced Foot Care Nursing Services - Specializing in Diabetes   King City
North York General Hospital - Branson Ambulatory Care Centre - Centre for Complex Diabetes Care (CCDC)   North York
Ontario Wound Care - The Judy Dan Research and Treatment Centre   Toronto
Rexdale Community Health Centre - Client Services - Diabetes Support Group   Etobicoke
Southlake Regional Health Centre - Diabetes Education Centre   Newmarket
York West Active Living Centre - Diabetes Clinic   Toronto

These services are located outside of Central, but provide service to Central.
Canadian Diabetes Association - National Office   Toronto
Diabetes Canada   Toronto
Diabetes Canada - Toronto - D-Camps Ontario   Toronto
LMC Diabetes and Endocrinology Centre - Barrie   Barrie
National Aboriginal Diabetes Association   Winnipeg
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre - Medicine Treatment Clinics   Barrie
Southern Ontario Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative   Thorold
Southern Ontario Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative - Central Region   Barrie
Trillium Health Partners - Children's Services   Mississauga
William Osler Health System - Diabetes Care   Brampton
Women's College Hospital - Centre for Integrated Diabetes Care - General Endocrinology Clinic   Toronto



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