Diabetes is the most significant cause of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The rise in the number of diabetic patients in India directly correlates with the increase in the number of kidney disease patients.
'More than 70 per cent of the UAE people, including Emiratis, residents and visitors, have remarkably committed themselves to the programme in a way that facilitated the efforts of the sterilisation teams'
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced on Sunday that 12 more cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in the UAE. The persons who were reported positive for coronavirus were found to be in contact with others coming from abroad, who were also confirmed infected. The total number of people infected with Covid-19 has reached 98 in the country.
The Ministry of Health and Community Protection has issued a circular to all health facilities and health care practitioners, warning against the use of the food supplement Dragon Wolverine - tablets, because it contains undeclared substances that may cause a sharp drop in blood pressure to a dangerous level. The Ministry withdrew the product and prevented its circulation or importing it.
The Ministry also announced on Sunday that the total number of recovered cases of Coronavirus has reached 4,804 with full recovery of 509 more patients.
May 12 is International Nurses Day and for this year, the relevance of the Nursing profession which attracts even little children--ask anyone and “I want to be a nurse” is among the commonest response--has become more glaring because of the virulence of the SARS-CoV2-causing Coronavirus 2019 (COVID19).
Recently the Ministry of Health and Prevention organised a meeting to develop the second cancer indicator which will help physicians to come up with quick and effective solutions
The new cases bring the total number of cases in the country to 29,485. Ministry also said that 561 patients have fully recovered after treatment, bringing the total number of recoveries in the UAE to 15,061.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP detected 596 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of cases in the UAE to 35,788.