Health: 15% of Jordanians Have Diabetes

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AMMAN — Endocrinology and DiabetesSpecialists with the Istiqlal hospital stated at a specialised seminar organised by the Jordanian Scientific Research Society Sunday Evening, that 15 per cent of Jordanians suffer from Diabetes, and 14 per cent are susceptible, with either pre or latent diabetes and related symptoms.

Diabetes, according to the speakers at the seminar, comprises one of the most challenging medical issues with over 347 million diabetics in the world, expected to become the 7th most prominent cause of death by 2030.