Multimorbidity is increasingly recognized as a key issue in the prevention and management of chronic diseases. This article examines the prevalence of multimorbidity and correlates chronic disease multimorbidity in the general adult Canadian population in relation to age and other key determinants. APA Ref: Roberts, K. C., Rao, D. P., Bennett, T. L., Loukine, L., & Jayaraman, G. C. (2015). Prevalence and patterns of chronic disease multimorbidity and associated determinants in Canada. Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada : Research, Policy and Practice, 35(6), 87–94.
This Government of BC website discusses diabetes and screening, management and prevention for the disease. APA Ref: Government of BC (2015). Diabetes Care. Retrieved from https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/practitioner-professional-resources/bc-guidelines/diabetes
This Government of Canada website lists risk factors, signs and symptoms associated with Diabetes. APA Ref: Government of Canada. (2016). Diabetes. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/chronic-diseases/diabetes.html
This Government of BC website discusses COPD and how to diagnose and manage with the disease. APA Ref: Government of BC. (2017). Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Diagnosis and Management. Retrieved from https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/practitioner-professional-resources/bc-guidelines/copd
This is the website for The IBD Centre of BC which includes statistics and facts about IBD. APA Ref: The IBD Centre of BC. (2018). Retrieved from http://www.ibdcentrebc.ca
This Government of Canada website discusses inflammatory bowel disease and some causes, symptoms and treatment. APA Ref: Government of Canada. (2017). Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/chronic-diseases/inflammatory-bowel-disease.html
This Government of Canada website discusses chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and discusses some facts and risk factors for the disease. APA Ref: Government of Canada. (2018). Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/chronic-diseases/chronic-respiratory-diseases/chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-copd.html