Are you going to sign the Diabetes Charter for Canada?

What can a charter do for a nation?

The Canadian Diabetes Association‘s Diabetes Charter for Canada was unveiled on Monday. It also happened to be World Health Day.

Let’s face it. Charters aren’t exactly a fun read. And as I went line by line through it, I found myself doing eye rolls to the whole thing. Everything in this charter SHOULD be common sense.

I guess I’m a little sad that a document of this sort has to exist as a guideline at all, but it does.

Equality is not a given.

There are still acts of discrimination in our own backyard. Some Canadians struggle on a daily basis to get the care they need.

The Canadian Diabetes Association is inviting residents to sign the charter.

Get informed. Read more here.

 

 

 

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