On June 21, 2021, the Senate adopted unanimously Bill C-237 for a National Framework on Diabetes. My expertise with diabetic foot in senior health care had motivated me to sponsor Liberal MP Sonia Sidhu’s bill. Furthermore, as Diabetes Canada emphasized in The Hill Times last May: diabetes prevalence in Canada is on the rise. Before being struck by the coronavirus, it was estimated that 50 per cent of young adults in this country would develop Type 2 diabetes in their remaining lifetime.
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