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Diabetes: Why you should not ignore routine...

Diabetic retinopathy is a diabetes complication that affects eyes. It's caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue at the back...

Diabetes, the role of society in improving...

As a society, we need to recognise diabetes as a public health problem

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World Diabetes Day: Tips on self-care for...

According to WHO by 2014, 422 million people were living with diabetes, this is projected to rise to 600 million by 2025.

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Diabetes patients warned against abandoning...

Dr. William Mutungi, the acting commissioner for non-communicable diseases at the Ministry of Health, warned that they will crack a whip on all herbalists...

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Shorter people run higher risk of diabetes...

The greater health risk in shorter individuals is likely linked to higher liver fat content, plus other risk factors.

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Chronic disease finally getting the right...

Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also known as blood sugar is too high.

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Diabetics stock up on insulin over Brexit...

"I used to pick up insulin once a month. Now I'm picking it up about once every two weeks and I am just going to keep doing this until I can be reassured...

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Lions Club vow to fight trachoma, diabetes...

In his remarks the District Governor of Lions Club International District 411B, Robert Munanura informed the guests that Lions focus is to fight trachoma,...

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'Air pollution plays significant role in...

"Our research shows a significant link between air pollution and diabetes globally," said Ziyad Al-Aly, the study's senior author.

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Watch out: Obesity could creep up on you...

A diet rich in animal fats, processed sugars, foods and low in fibre points to obesity.

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Expectant mothers warned against...

The warning was given by specialists from St. John Ambulance Uganda during a health camp at Mutembe Landing Site, Nyenga sub-county in Buikwe district.