Diabetes is a complex disease associated with several Metabolic abnormalities touching majorly on Glucose and lipids. It is also associated with complications touching on every vital organ in the body. The first Description of Diabetes recorded in history was in 1550 BC, Written on Ebers Papyrus by Egyptian Physician Hesy-RA. in 1922,the first patient to receive insulin was a fourteen year old boy Leonard Thomson and since then major advances have been made in management of diabetes. To date there are over 400million people with Diabetes and projected to hit 600million by 2040 worldwide.
During the awareness week, we shall conduct screening sessions for Diabetes and metabolic syndromes as well as related complications through bio metric measurement. we shall also carry out individualized health talk sessions one on one, have nutritional consultations and assessments; avail consultations with the clinic doctor to evaluate treatment plans. We shall charge KES500 for this activity and offer discounts for any additional investigations which maybe required.