SNH&RC – World Diabetes Day

SNH&RC - World Diabetes Day

On Saturday November 14th, 2009, the Sri Narayani Hospital & Research Centre commemorated World Diabetes Day with a Patient Education and Prevention Program. Several guest speakers were invited to help educate the public and raise awareness of Diabetes.

During the function there were lectures on the care and prevention of diabetes. Advice were gvien on diet and exercise for patients with diabetes.There was also free screening of patients for early detection of the disease. Free brochures on Diabetes were distributed to everyone.

World Diabetes Day is celebrated all across the globe as it is the birthday of Dr. Frederick Banting, who, in 1921 together with Dr. Charles Best discovered insulin; the drug that has changed the lives of people with diabetes all around the world.

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Shri N. Balaji lights the lamp to inaugurate the function

Shri N. Balaji Hospital Director welcome everyone

Shri N. Balaji Hospital Director welcome everyone

Audience pay close attention to the speakers

Audience pay close attention to the speakers

Patients screened for early detection of Diabetes

Patients screened for early detection of Diabetes

Brochures on Diabetes being handed out

Brochures on Diabetes being handed out

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