Traditional life helps combat diabetes - Solomons doctors | Pacific Beat

Traditional life helps combat diabetes - Solomons doctors

Traditional life helps combat diabetes - Solomons doctors

Updated 12 December 2013, 9:45 AEST

Doctors in Solomon Islands are saying that people need to go back to a more traditional way of life to help battle diabetes.

The disease kills more people than any other in the Solomons and treatment centres are finding it increasingly hard treat the growing number of diabetic patients.

Presenter:Gerogina Kekea

Speaker:Ellen Honimae, Nurse, Diabetes Health Centre; Dr John Hue, Diabetes Health Centre; Neverlyn Laesango, Co-ordinator, Diabetes Unit, Health Promotion Department; Jeffrey Samuel, Person living with diabetes;

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