Young adults of South Asian descent face higher risk of prediabetes, diabetes – U of T Study

October 2, 2019

Immigrants  to Canada have a 40% higher risk of developing prediabetes compared to long-term residents. Prediabetes is an early predictor of an individual’s likelihood of developing Type 2 diabetes and associated illnesses, like heart disease. Researchers from the Institute of… Read more about Young adults of South Asian descent face higher risk of prediabetes, diabetes – U of T Study


Early drug intervention reduces risk of cardiovascular events in rheumatoid arthritis sufferers – U of T Study

July 8, 2019

People who develop rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as older adults, benefit from early and sustained use of a drug called Methotrexate (MTX), a treatment considered by many rheumatologists to be a first line of defense in managing the disease. Now, a… Read more about Early drug intervention reduces risk of cardiovascular events in rheumatoid arthritis sufferers – U of T Study