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According to the estimated results of research, there are 33 million people living with type 2 diabetes in Pakistan—the third largest diabetes population globally. 11 million adults in Pakistan have impaired glucose tolerance, while approximately 8·9 million people with diabetes remain undiagnosed.
SZABIST Islamabad always concerns with the issues that arise in and outside Pakistan. Department of Management Sciences and Social Responsibility Society arranged a diabetic awareness seminar and free medical camp for faculty and students at the SZABIST Islamabad campus.
The Medical specialist, Doctor Nasreen, and Nutritionist MS Shafaq were the speakers along with the medical team of “The Diabetic Center”. Doctor Nasreen and MS Shafaq shared their knowledge of the precautions and treatment of diabetes. The team further conducted the tests for faculty and students and prescribed them the treatment. Dr Iffat Rasool and Mr.Shahid Jhangir Raja organized this activity. The students of BBA 5 and 6 were in the audience at the event.