Monthly Archives: November 2014

Today is World diabetes day but ‘screening should be a systematic ongoing process and not merely an isolated one-time effort’

Originally posted on Diabetes Papua New Guinea:
While I am happy that at least awareness is being done on this day by certain groups and also they are doing free diabetes testing on this day I think that to make…

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The Fiji College of General Practioners growing from strength to strenth

Originally posted on Diabetes Papua New Guinea:
In 2013 I had the privilege of attending a workshop on research for primary health practitioners cohosted by the Fiji College of General Practitioners and the WONCA. WONCA is an unusual, yet convenient…

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The physically active lives of our forefathers and mothers are what we must aim to incorporate into our lives today.

Originally posted on Diabetes Papua New Guinea:
Diabetes and other lifestyle diseases are ultimately, as their common name implies are the products of the way we live..our lifestyles. The huge rise in the frequency of these diseases in PNG coinsides…

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