Recognising nurses’ role in diabetes management

Diabetes is the third main cause of deaths in Brunei Darussalam. Diabetic patients should control the sugar level to avoid complications such as heart problems, kidney failure and amputation, said Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar.

Diabetic patients, caregivers and the community need to work with health professionals to ensure patients’ receive holistic care.

More details on Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin