Diabetes is Preventable, Act Now!
For proper control of blood sugar, a person should be aware of diabetes – the disease, its complications, how to monitor and how to keep blood sugar under control, the factors which raise blood sugar level, risks etc. For this patient education, group discussions, group counseling and individual counseling provided in hospitals are very helpful.
On 20 September, Dr G Vijayakumar received the BMJ Award for Excellence in Preventive Health for the kNOw Diabetes Project. The BMJ Awards (Known as ‘the Oscars of Medicine’) are the UK's premier medical awards programme, recognising and celebrating work done by doctors and their teams since 2009.