Education & Training Unit

What is diabetes?

Diabetes is a chronic health condition that is characterized by high blood glucose levels. Under normal conditions, the body uses sugar (glucose) to produce energy that is required to perform essential and daily functions.

Sugar is mainly obtained from a variety of food sources such as bread, fruits, starchy vegetables, and milk. To convert sugar into energy, it is the responsibility of a hormone known as insulin that acts as a key by helping sugar particles pass from the blood into the cell. Insulin is produced by the pancreas, a gland that is located underneath the liver and behind the stomach…..


Diabetes Booklet Booklet

Diabetes Booklet

What is diabetes? What are the types of diabetes? What are the symptoms and how is diabetes diagnosed? A comprehensive booklet.

Dasman Nutrition Booklet Booklet

Dasman Nutrition Booklet

Here you will find the nutritional content of the most consumed local and regional dishes. From Arabic sweets to bakery goods and fast food.

Patient Introductory Booklet Booklet

Patient Introductory Booklet

Learn more about patient care at DDI. What are your rights as a patient? What is your responsibility? And more of DDI’s policies.

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