World Diabetes Day Observed at SIUT

World Diabetes Day was observed at SIUT where medical experts underlined the need for increasing public awareness about diabetes which has reached an alarming proportion in Pakistan. With 19.4 million diabetics Pakistan has the fourth highest number of diabetes patients in the world. Incharge of SIUT Diabetes Department Dr Fatima Jawad called for adopting healthy lifestyle and regular monitoring to prevent and counter the ailment.Other speakers included Dr Sajid Bhatti, Dr Fouzia Mushtaq,Dr Fatema Ali and Dr Sobia Qureshi