Journal of Medical and Surgical
Research (JMSR)


Pages: 77-78DOI: 10.46327/msrjg.1.000000000000020

Date of Publication: 30-Nov--0001

Diabetes and the Prospect of a National and Global Disaster

Author: Prof. Jamal Belkhadir (President of the Moroccan League for the Fight against Diabetes)

Category: JMSR Diabetes & Endocriniology

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Diabetes, obesity with their cardiovascular consequences are now a worldwide epidemic with medical, social and economic devastating and unprecedented. These diseases are no longer limited to __doublequotosingrich countries__doublequotosing, and now a growing public health problem in developing countries; where the __doublequotosingWestern__doublequotosing dietary pattern spreads and often replaces the traditional and healthy food. To this must be added the profound changes associated with rapid urbanization, changes in social, family and technological advances and comfort. The role of the food industry is highly present in a consumer society living under the influence and pressure of advertising...

Keywords: Challenge, Diabetes, Epidemic, Lifestyle., Morocco