Within its educational and prevention tasks, Lycée Polyclinics organizes within the institution, screening and information campaign for the fight against diabetes. Objective: To make patients and visitors aware of the onslaught of modern times affecting more than 3 million French.
On the World Day of Sugar Disease, On November 14, 2018, diabetes screening workshop will be set up for users and visitors. This screening will be free, anonymous, without naming and without the need for speed.
French people concerned, but poorly informed …
Diabetes manifests itself with excess blood sugar due to lack of insulin. It can be genetic, physiological (overpopular, hormonal) or induced by the person's lifestyle. It is a serious illness that, without proper treatment, can lead to heart disease, blindness, impotence, and even amputation.
Diabetes is a global victim and our country is not spared: 3 million French people are now diabetic. Add to this number diabetics who do not know each other, more than 700 000 French. Nearly 400 new patients are diagnosed daily, and by 2020, the number of treated persons will be doubled in Hexagon.