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ADRA Kyrgyzstan works on the prevention and early detection of diabetes

November 14 is the World Diabetes Day. ADRA Kyrgyzstan jointly with partners on November 13 at 10 am in front of the Historical Museum of Bishkek will organize a number of activities for residents of the city.

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Diabetes is one of the three dangerous diseases, most often lead to disability and death of the population (atherosclerosis, cancer, and diabetes). According to WHO, diabetes mortality increases by 2-3 times and reduces life expectancy. Therefore, the question of prevention and early detection of diabetes is very serious and requires special attention.

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ADRA Kyrgyzstan is implementing a project on the prevention and early detection of diabetes among the elderly, as well as conducting workshops in schools of Bishkek and in the regions of Chui oblast.

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