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December 1, 2016 at 09:35

14.6 percent of Kuwaiti adults are diabetic - Ministry of Health

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Kuwait: Around 14.6 percent of adults in Kuwait have high blood glucose levels, the Ministry of Health (MoH) revealed on Wednesday, citing a study conducted in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO).

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April 7, 2016 at 10:29

Dasman Institute launches mobile diabetes clinic

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Kuwait: Dasman Diabetes Institute, in conjunction with Zain telecom, launched on Wednesday a mobile diabetes clinic for the purpose of spreading awareness about diabetes among the public.

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March 5, 2016 at 22:58

400,000 people are diabetic in Kuwait

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Kuwait: Internal medicine and diabetes consultant at the Amiri Hospital Dr. Abdul Nabi Al-Attar said that recent statistics showed that the number of diabetics of Kuwaiti and non-Kuwaiti amounted to about 400,000 where treatment of each of them costs about USD 2,000 per year.

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February 1, 2016 at 13:17

One in four Kuwaiti adults suffers from diabetes: Dasman Diabetes Institute

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Kuwait City: Recent medical records have shown that one out of every four Kuwaiti adults suffers from diabetes, Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) said on Sunday. The revelation came at a graduation ceremony of 41 Diploma and Master’s degrees students along with 17 students of vocational courses in the field of diabetes, in conjunction with the Scottish University of Dundee.

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November 13, 2014 at 10:56

Diabetes – Kuwait ranked 9th globally

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Kuwait ranks ninth globally with respect of number of citizens suffering from diabetes in the 20-70 age category, said Dr Faisal Hamed Al-Rifaee of the Dasman Diabetes Institute.

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