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One of the Biggest Investments in Diabetes Research in Canada announced this morning in Ottawa

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Building a strong partnership to accelerate clinical research on type 1 diabetes OTTAWA, April 10, 2017 /CNW/ – David McGuinty, MP for Ottawa South, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, announced today that the Government of Canada is investing in a new partnership that will help improve health outcomes and quality of care for the more than 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes, and their families. The announcement was made at…

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‘The Sky’s Not The Limit’ third event location announced!

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We are pleased to announce the third event for ‘The Sky’s Not The Limit’ 2016-2018 program. George Canyon with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) will host children with Type 1 Diabetes children and their families on Sunday, April 23 at Southern Aero Aviation in Lethbridge, Alberta. Registration is now open. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

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Movember Shave Down announces George Canyon as Guest of Honor at Best of Seven Barber Shop, Tuesday, November 1

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The hairiest time of year is almost upon us — Movember. To celebrate, Canadian Country music star George Canyon will be the guest of honor at the MoYYC Movember Shave Down at the ‘Best of Seven Barber Shop’ in Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, November 1. This year marks their 5th Annual Movember 1st Shave Down Event to create awareness, as well as a way to come together to mentally and physically prepare for the growing…

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‘The Sky’s Not the Limit’ Tour inspires Canadians affected by diabetes

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Springbank, AB, Wednesday, October 5, 2016 – Juno-award winning country music artist, George Canyon will be landing his plane at the Springbank Airport to perform music and share stories of an inspired life with type 1 diabetes (T1D) through his ‘The Sky’s Not the Limit’ tour. As a National Spokesperson for JDRF, George inspires people with T1D to pursue their dreams, no matter what the odds. George is a celebrated country music artist, a certified…

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COUNTRY STAR LIVING WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES, GEORGE CANYON ACHIEVES LONGTIME DREAM OF HOLDING A PRIVATE PILOT LICENSE

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CALGARY, AB (July 11, 2016) – After many years of phone calls, meetings and medical examinations, Canadian country music star living with type 1 diabetes, George Canyon is elated to learn the exciting news that Transport Canada Civil Aviation Medicine has awarded him his Category 3 Aviation Medical. On the same day, Transport Canada also issued similar medical certifications to four other pilots with type 1 diabetes. Canyon, along with other groups, has been meeting with members…

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