Tag Archives: Diabetes

Health Experts Advocate Prevention and Awareness on World Diabetes Day

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On ‘World Diabetic Awareness Day,’ health experts in Pakistan are urging the public to prioritize weight management, physical activity, and a healthy diet to combat the alarming prevalence of diabetes. With one in four individuals in Pakistan affected by diabetes, the need for preventive measures is more crucial than ever. …

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Balanced diet helpful in controlling Type 2 diabetes

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Expert on Thursday expressed serious concern over the rising number of Diabetic patients in the country and stressed the need to aware communities with the help of media to restrain inactive lifestyles, unhealthy eating habits, and lack of exercise and physical activity, which are among the major controllable factors to …

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Wasim Akram stresses for adopting healthy life style to deal with diabetes

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Former Captain Pakistan Cricket Team and legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram on Tuesday urged a teenage diabetic patient to adopt a healthy lifestyle to deal with the disease. He was talking to a 13-year-old boy Ayyan Lodhi, a resident of Qasim Bela, after a practice session of Karachi Kings at …

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Diabetes is spreading in Pakistan at an alarming rate

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Pakistan is the third country around the globe in terms of the number of people having diabetes, while it ranks first in the prevalence of diabetes. In Pakistan, the number of people suffering from type-1 diabetes is very less, but unfortunately, there are a large number of type 2 diabetes …

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Chinese diabetes medicine approved for use in Pakistan

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The insulin glargine injections developed by a Chinese pharmaceutical company has been approved for diabetes patients in Pakistan. The insulin glargine injecta BASAGINE developed received approval for registration (Reg. No. 111178) by the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP), China Economic Net (CEN) reported on Friday. According to the company, …

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World Diabetes Day to be marked on Nov 14

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World Diabetes Day will be marked on November 14 (Monday) across the globe including Pakistan with the aim to increase awareness of the effects of diabetes and the complications caused by the disease. Healthy eating helps prevent or delay the development of diabetes. The World Diabetes Day campaign is led …

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Diabetes Can be Reversed: Dr Asjad Hameed

Diabetes Can be Reversed

Dr. Asjad Hameed- Chairman The Diabetes’ Centre Islamabad and renowned diabetologist and Endocrine Specialist has revealed that Diabetes’ can be reversed and person can live free of diabetes for rest of life. He made these remarks after successful recovery of a diabetic patient aged around mid 40’s to non diabetic …

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Myths of Diabetes

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What is Diabetes? Diabetes – A word or a disease that enjoys immense popularity. There is hardly anyone in the developed or developing world that is not familiar of this deadly disease. As per statistics, diabetes is a disease that is on the rise and if not controlled will grow by …

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Wasim Akram becomes the Brand Ambassador for Changing Diabetes® Campaign

Novo Nordisk on the front line for Changing Diabetes® [Karachi, 9th October 2017] The key to control diabetes pandemic in Pakistan is awareness. If proper awareness drives are not conducted throughout Pakistan to educate people about diabetes, by 2040, Pakistan may have the eight highest population of diabetic patients. Such …

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