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Navigating diabetes through a Covid-19 lens

The rigid social distancing norms and reduced access to timely healthcare have been restricting patients from doing some of the things that help prevent and manage diabetes. As a result, inactivity has hit dangerous new levels, creating a well-noted spike in diabetes occurrence across the world.
There are several factors that have contributed to making diabetes even more prevalent amidst the pandemic. (File Photo / HT)
There are several factors that have contributed to making diabetes even more prevalent amidst the pandemic. (File Photo / HT)
Published on Jan 29, 2022 05:45 PM IST
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News updates from HT: China to send 1 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses to Africa 

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a keynote address for the 2022 World Economic Forum virtual session in Beijing, on Monday. (AP)(HT_PRINT)
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a keynote address for the 2022 World Economic Forum virtual session in Beijing, on Monday. (AP)(HT_PRINT)
Published on Jan 17, 2022 09:18 PM IST
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Undiagnosed diabetes a COVID risk in Africa, WHO warns

  • Data from 13 African countries has found a 10.2% case fatality rate in COVID-19 patients with diabetes, compared with 2.5% for COVID-19 patients overall.
Not only are diabetes rates rising as living standards improve in Africa, the disease is thought to be severely underdiagnosed(CHASSENET/BSIP/picture alliance)
Not only are diabetes rates rising as living standards improve in Africa, the disease is thought to be severely underdiagnosed(CHASSENET/BSIP/picture alliance)
Published on Nov 12, 2021 07:43 AM IST
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Dinosaurs, flying reptiles: ‘The most dangerous place in Earth’s history’ revealed

Fossils found in the Kem Kem Group in Morocco include three of the largest predatory dinosaurs ever known as well as several predatory flying reptiles and crocodile-like hunters.
This artist’s illustration shows a massive dinosaur Carcharodontosaurus with a group of crocodile-like Elosuchus predators near a carcass.(Artwork by Davide Bonadonna)
This artist’s illustration shows a massive dinosaur Carcharodontosaurus with a group of crocodile-like Elosuchus predators near a carcass.(Artwork by Davide Bonadonna)
Updated on May 03, 2020 02:51 PM IST
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