Diabetes: prevention and control: a call for action
World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean. (1993). Diabetes: prevention and control: a call for action. World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean. https://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/197818
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Proposed policy priorities for preventing obesity and diabetes in the Eastern Mediterranean Region World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean; Alwan, Ala; McColl, Karen; Al-Jawaldeh, Ayoub (2017)There is an alarming and escalating burden of overweight, obesity and diabetes in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, closely linked to changing dietary patterns. Obesity and the most common type of diabetes are largely preventable and urgent action is needed to reduce exposure to their causal factors, such as unhealthy diet and physical inactivity. This document takes into account the recommendations of several recent initiatives on the prevention of obesity and diabetes and identifies priorities for an approach to reduce exposure to unhealthy ...