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Word Diabetes Day
This year the World Diabetes Day is celebrated under the motto “Be careful with diabetes” as regards the vision` problems that this disease may cause.
In this context, and motivated by the importance of educating our members on the issue of health, the British Hospital organized the following activities:
>>From 10 am to 4 pm: Blood pressure and blood glucose test inquest will be done at the Main Polyclinic Hall and at Carrasco Polyclinic by the Graduate in Nursing and the Graduate in Nutrition.
>>4:30pm: adolescents who are being treated by the diabetes team will be invited to an educational group activity called "Carbohydrates´ Control”.
>>6:30 pm.: aimed at our hospital members, will be carried out the workshop on “Control, detection and diabetes` risks, and the eye condition of the diabetic patient”. The workshop will be addressed by Drs. Silvia García (diabetologist) and Magdalena Fornella (ophthalmologist) and the following issues will be discussed:
Diabetes influence, control and detection:
-Risks (myths and realities)
-Eye disease of the diabetic patient.
At the end of the workshop we will be sharing a healthy afternoon snack to then replicate at home.
We hope you can join us!
Morales Polyclinic conferences ‘room
Limited places. Appointment department, extension number 2740