Karachi (Muhammad Yasir) Ali Habib Medical Center | Naya Nazimabad to commemorate World Diabetes Day 2020 to call attention to the importance of maintaining essential health services for people with diabetes. On this auspicious day Mr. Aftab Jahangir MNA of this area and Mr. Muhammad Afaq Khan- Head of Islamic Banking(HBL) visited the Medical Center and appreciates free medical camp services at the Ali Habib Medical Centre Naya Nazimabad.
Each year, World Diabetes Day is commemorated to raise awareness about the disease, the impact on people’s health and wellbeing and the effective strategies that can be used to prevent and control it. This year is a unique one with the COVID-19 pandemic, which has caused many challenges, including for people living with diabetes and for their health care providers.
According to International Diabetes Federation (IDF), Latest figures show over 19 million people now living with diabetes in Pakistan as the numbers continue to rise.
The World Diabetes Day 2020 theme is ‘”The Nurse and Diabetes” to highlight the crucial role that nurses play in supporting people living with diabetes.
Today on World Diabetic day, the management of ALI HABIB MEDICAL CENTRE, NAYA NAZIMABAD pay tribute to our Nurses and Paramedical Staff who performs their duties in such a challenging situation of Covid – 19.