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New fast-acting mealtime insulin, Fiasp®, now approved and available in Canada for the treatment of diabetes

 

 2017.03.27

Vancouver joins with global cities to push for action against urban diabetes

 

 2016.11.14

Study finds Victoza® significantly reduced the risk of heart attack and stroke in people with type 2 diabetes.

 

 2016.06.13

Faster-acting insulin aspart showed a statistically significant reduction in HbA1c in type 1 diabetes and a comparable HbA1c reduction in type 2 diabetes versus NovoRapid® (insulin aspart).

 

 2016.06.13

Saxenda® demonstrated similar efficacy and safety profile across obesity severity stages.

 

 2016.05.03

Global Cities Changing Diabetes Initiative Comes to Vancouver.

 

 2015.12.07

While obesity rates differ among ethnic groups; data shows similar weight loss results using Saxenda®.

 

 2015.12.01

Novo Nordisk Canada secures place on Canada’s Top 100 Employer listing.

 

 2015.11.09

Novo Nordisk announced the availability of Saxenda® (liraglutide) in Canada, the first once-daily human glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue for chronic weight management in combination with diet and exercise.

 

 2015.08.27

Health Canada and Novo Nordisk Canada review new safety information for repaglinide.

 

 2015.07.31

Appointment Notice - Novo Nordisk Canada Inc.

 

 2015.07.24

The Results are in… Team Novo Nordisk caps off another successful Canadian Visit at Tour de Beauce

 

 2015.06.17

Novo Nordisk receives Health Canada approval for Saxenda® (liraglutide) for the treatment of chronic weight management

 

 2015.02.26

Athlete with type 1 diabetes to finish 7500km run across
Canada in Vancouver on world diabetes day

 

 2014.11.12

Novo Nordisk Canada is pleased to be included in the
"Canada's Top 100 Employers" listing for 2015 announced in a special magazine co-published in the national edition of The Globe and Mail this morning.

 

 2014.11.04

Novo Nordisk Marks 90 Years of Innovating Diabetes CareDenmark's Crown Prince Couple Help Celebrate Canadian, Danish Partnership, Marking Novo Nordisk's 30 Years in Canada

 

 2014.09.18

Québec Becomes First Province to Add Victoza® to the Drug Benefit Formulary* for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

 

 2014.06.04

Team Novo Nordisk, the world's first all-diabetes professional cycling team, races in Tour de Beauce

 

 2014.06.04

Global study: 1 in 4 Canadians with diabetes experience significant emotional distress, 1 in 6 report feelings of discrimination due to their disease

 

 2013.06.24

Canadian biotech industry recognizes top performers

 

 2013.04.22

Families carry a major burden of the diabetes pandemic, according to new results from global study

 

 2012.12.03

Global survey reveals more than a quarter of Canadians with type 2 diabetes do not take insulin as prescribed and one third are experiencing events of low blood sugar frequently.

 

 2012.11.28