11-year-old is youngest diabetes patient

Participants share views at the 2nd Diabetes Fiji Symposium in Suva yesterday. Picture: RAMA

AN eleven-year-old is Fiji’s youngest diabetes patient. This was revealed by the Health Ministry’s national advisor for non communicable diseases, Dr Isimeli Tukana at the 2nd National Foot Care Symposium at Suva’s Holiday Inn. Dr Tukana said the 11-year-old contracted adult diabetes commonly known as type 2 diabetes. Dr Tukana said the number of cases […]

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