The Ministry of Health and Community Protection has launched a number of diabetes awareness-raising events in conjunction with International Day of Disease, which ends on November 14th each year, including lighting "Lolfa Dubai" in blue at Zabeel Park, health behaviors, which protect from diabetes, and highlight the role of psychological and social support for patients.
Medical teams provided free community blood glucose tests to members of the community, counseling and counseling on the disease, healthy nutrition, the importance of physical activity and a questionnaire for non-diabetic individuals, to determine the risk of infection based on their health behavior.
Dr. noted Hussein Abdul Rahman Al-Rand, Assistant Assistant Secretary of Health Centers and Clinics at the Ministry of Health and Community Protection, said that the celebration of the International Diabetes Day ministry aims to promote health awareness of the importance of early diagnosis of the disease to avoid chronic complications. , Contribute to reducing the spread of chronic diseases such as diabetes.
Dr. highlighted Fadila Mohammed Sharif, Director of Education and Health Promotion is the importance of organizing awareness events at the time of World Diabetes Day.