Global Diabetes Run/Walk | Western Cape Government


Global Diabetes Run/Walk

12 November 2009

In South Africa, approximately one in five people over the age of 35 years have type 2 diabetes and more than 50% of them do not even know it.


Diabetes South Africa, in association with a range of stakeholders will host a Global Diabetes Run/Walk on Saturday, 14 November 2009 in Cape Town.

Themed "Understand diabetes and take control", the fun run/walk will give everyone taking part an opportunity to raise awareness about the need for worldwide action for the many disadvantaged and vulnerable population groups with diabetes, and at the same time, directing attention to the low-cost physical activity and emphasising the importance of living a healthy lifestyle.

Date: Saturday, 14 November 2009
Time: 07:00
Venue: Moullie Point Light House, Green Point, Cape Town


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Sithembiso Magubane
Cell: 073 662 5482