Promoting Diabetes Awareness, 13th November 2015

Promoting Diabetes Awareness, 13th November 2015

eat-5-a-dayDiabetes is the result of consistently high blood sugar levels and if untreated can lead to serious health complications. World Diabetes Day 2015 was celebrated by the GHA Team comprising the diabetes nurses,dieticians and health promotion department on Friday 13th November outside the ICC Building.

The theme for WDD this year is ‘Make Healthy Eating a Right, not a Privilege’ .

Several interesting resources were on display and provision was made for individuals to calculate their diabetes risk score. Information on the GHA’S Patient Education programs was also made available to the public as were a variety of leaflets on healthy eating and healthy lifestyle.