Dasman Diabetes Institute celebrated the World Diabetes Day 2012 by organizing various in-house educational, medical and entertaining activities for the public. The main aim of this celebration was to promote awareness of diabetes and health in general among the public. During this event, there were complementary medical screening, blood testing, nutritional and medical counseling, healthy cooking demonstrations and physical exercises. This event was held on 22nd November 2012 and was well attended by the public.