is spreading alarmingly not only in the developing countries but also wealthy
industrial world and now encompassing the children in huge numbers. Medical
science now has identified a number of areas including irregular
lifestyle, unhealthy food habit and obesity that can cause this silent killer
other than the gene theory.
administration has taken up special program to fight diabetes in which the
first lady Michele Obama is an active participant.
S Mohammad Nurullah Awal is a Bangladeshi physician now working under Humphrey
fellowship program with Tulane University in New Orleans. He discusses this
deadly disease, its causes and the usual prevention procedures in this