Living with diabetes: How to govern your health

Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does  not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the  insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood glucose,  explains Dr Muideen Bello.

“These unhealthy  habits can contribute to increased damage to small blood vessels leading  to an increased chance of developing complications or other lifestyle  diseases.” Dietitian Tanja Venter