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05 November 2010

Global Diabetes Run/Walk 2010

To help grow awareness, Diabetes South Africa, in association with the Department of Health, are hosting a Global Diabetes Run/Walk on 6 November in Cape Town and Pretoria.

Every 10 seconds a person dies of diabetes related causes and within the same 10 seconds two people have developed the disease. Each year this adds up to more than 3 million deaths and more than 7 million new cases of diabetes.

To help grow awareness, Diabetes South Africa, in association with the Department of Health and a range of stakeholders will host a Global Diabetes Run/ Walk on Saturday 6th November 2010 at 08:30 in Green Point, Cape Town and at 16:00 at the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria.

 
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