Did you know that a big chunk of Indian population, close to 6.5 crores, suffers from diabetes? Even a bigger number, nearly 7.2 crores, is in the pre-diabetic stage. Pre- diabetic stage is very crucial. Diabetes is preventable at this stage. If people shed a few pounds and switched over to a healthier lifestyle, diabetes will not strike them.
However, how does one diagnose pre-diabetes? Here comes diabetes educator to the rescue! He spreads awareness about diabetes management and its prevention. Diabetes educators are trained medical professionals but not doctors. 60 domain experts from across India shared their knowledge with them at a meet in Nagpur recently.
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