The World Day of Diabetes is marked on November 14 and the theme of this year’s campaign is “Women and Diabetes – our right to a healthy future”. This year’s campaign aims to draw attention to the fact that over 199 million women worldwide suffer from diabetes, with no access to adequate health care services.
Due to the theme of this year’s campaign, IDF (International Diabetes Federation) this year particularly points out the need for improved screening, health care and the availability of education to achieve positive health outcomes for the mother and child.
The Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr. Miroslav Zotović” will be joining the World Diabetes Day this year to promote the importance of all women with diabetes risk have equally accessible to medicines and medical technology as well as education, information, and everything can contribute to the optimum outcomes of life with diabetes or to strengthen their ability to influence the prevention of diabetes mellitus.