South Bohemia – World Diabetes Day Wednesday. Find out if you are at risk.
The third millennium outbreak, doctors call it diabetes. And rightly. Diabetes is one of the most common diseases of exaggeration in the Czech Republic. For patients, not only does it mean to keep the diet, take medication or insulin, but in many cases there is a high risk of stroke, heart attack, kidney failure, blindness and lower extremity amputation.
Together with diabetes, according to the data of the General Health Insurance Company, every eleven people are treated and their numbers are constantly increasing. The Association of Health Insurance Companies has recorded about 320,000 diabetic patients. Only 10 years ago there were 184,000 people.
South Bohemia. Such patients count tens of thousands of doctors, according to statistics, every twelve of the South. "In recent years, the number of patients with type 2 diabetes has increased sharply in the age groups of approximately 40 years. At the conference, the number of complex cases also increases significantly, and the age of patients with these complications is reduced."
To keep the disease in the bay, it is important to treat diabetes early. However, it is not always possible to manage diabetes cautiously and progressively. It is estimated that hundreds of thousands of Czechs do not know their diseases.
Even if you are among them, you can find out on Wednesday when a series of preventive events take place within the framework of World Diabetes Day.
You can also take part in a march against diabetes in kateské Bud dejovice. The march starts at 14.15 hours near the Long Bridge and ends at the EUC Clinic, where a seminar on Dietetic and Diabetic News is made from 15.30.
For example, these included camp hospital. Between 9:00 and 12:00, you can measure blood pressure, glycemia, and calculate the body weight index, which is the risk factor in the lobby. Experts will be prepared to advise on prevention, such as how to diagnose the disease and what to do.
also Budkojovický obchodní centrum Géčko Today from 10:00 to 4:00 pm, a counseling center will measure people's blood sugar, the pressure will be judged by the BMI. It will be a dietician, a nutrition therapist and a vascular specialist. There will also be a taste of healthy eating.