Locals commemorate diabetes day

2016-11-24 06:01
Some of the senior citizens check high blood pressure at the Tongaat central library. Photo: supplied

Some of the senior citizens check high blood pressure at the Tongaat central library. Photo: supplied

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MORE than 100 members of the community converged at the Tongaat Central Library to commemorate the World Diabetes Day on 16 November.

People who attended the event tested for glucose and blood pressure.

They received goodie bags and information on diabetes and diabetes diet. Unit manager Sister Mala Reddy thanked the community, hospital management and her staff for their kind support and sponsorships.

The awareness campaign was hosted by Mediclinic Victoria surgical ward, IPSS Medical Rescue and the marketing department. - Supplied

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