TITLE

Fighting against an epidemic

AUTHOR(S)
THOMAS, KAREN
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/15/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 32, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the epidemic levels of diabetes in the Middle East. It is stated that double-digit levels of diabetes across the Arab world is revealed by all the studies related to diabetes. It is noted that the Middle East countries have seen a dramatic lifestyle shift which has led toa rise in the obesity levels since the 1980s.
ACCESSION #
65157208

 

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