World Diabetes Day

14 November was adopted by United Nations General Assembly as World Diabetes Day, with a view to recognizing the urgent need to pursue multilateral efforts aimed at promoting and improving human health, and provide access to treatment and health-care education.

Member States are by this means encouraged to develop national policies for the prevention, treatment and care of diabetes in line with the sustainable development of their health-care systems.

In line with the above, many organizations both public and private are doing the much they can to address and manage the situation which is reemphasize on a day like this. Any of such organizations embark on advocacy, sensitization, free screening and initiation to treatment, care and support.

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Source: http://www.un.org/en/events/diabetesday/

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