Noncommunicable diseases and mental health

World Diabetes Day 2014

Date:14 November, 2014
Place: Global

World Diabetes Day 2014 will promote healthy breakfast activity under its theme Go Blue for Breakfast. World Diabetes Day was created in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation and WHO.

The 2014 edition aims to highlight the importance of eating healthy to help prevent type 2 diabetes and avoid the serious complications of diabetes. The initiative promotes the benefits of starting the day with a healthy breakfast, which can help individuals manage their weight and, for people living with diabetes, keep blood glucose levels stable.

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