Obesity/Diabetes - 11th Oct & 14th Nov: or why these 2 dates are clearly unmissable.
Diabetes leads to blindness, cardiovascular disease, kidney failure, lower-limb amputation.
Every 6 seconds a person dies from diabetes.
Tragically, obesity is more common globally than under-nutrition.
It is an important cause of morbidity, disability and premature death.
And if current trends continues, it won’t get any better.
World Diabetes and Obesity Days are rising awareness about these diseases, their treatment & prevention.