MP Sonia Sidhu speaks in front of Brampton City Hall.

Canada takes aim at diabetes with new national framework

Canada is targeting its alarmingly high rates of diabetes, especially among the South Asian community, with a national framework. The powerhouse behind the initiative is the MP for Brampton South, Sonia Sidhu.

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PART 2: Forced to Adapt Due to COVID-19, South Asian Immigrants Concerned about Underlying Health Conditions

This is part of our series on how the pandemic is affecting specific immigrant communities. For Canada’s South Asian communities, the risk is met with an added layer of concern given statistics showing this group has a higher incidence of underlying health conditions that make any infection far more severe.

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