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Do you, or your child, live with type 1 diabetes in Quebec?

  • To be able to participate in our webinar
  • Advance research and technology accessibility.
  • Get a chance to win a $500 Amazon gift card
  • Get access to the Support online training platform. (adults only)

Sign up for the BETTER registry to participate in our webinars. They are recorded and the video is sent after the presentation. 

* Please note: It will be given in French but question could be asked and answered in english

Support is an online training plateform available for adults in the BETTER registry who have completed the first two questionnaires as well as for certain health professionals. Read more »

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Would you like to discover the first numbers from the registry ?

Last update march 2021

 1430 adults 

62% of women / 38% of men

7.8% with LADA diabetes

30% have HbA1C less than 7.0%

41% use an insulin pump

78% use a CGM

82% use carb counting (insulin-to-carb ratio)

 On average, 7 low blood sugar episodes (under 3 mmol/L) in the last month

13% have had a severe hypoglycemia in the past year

20% are diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy

 21% are covered by the RAMQ exclusively

20% live in Montreal

 14% live in Montérégie 

  8% live in Estrie

58% distributed across the province

 Last update march 2021

 175 childrens

50% girls / 50% boys

7% have HbA1C less than 7,0%

47% use an insulin pump

73% use a CGM

82% use carb counting (insulin-to-carb ratio)

 On average, 7 low blood sugar episodes (under 3 mmol/L) in the last month

11% of parents report having been diagnosed with depression in the past year (1 or 2 parents)

19% live in Montérégie

16% live in Capitale-Nationale

13% live in Montreal

52% distributed across the province