Jun 29, 2020 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Diabetes and stress

Diabetes and stress

Stress, whether physical stress or mental stress, has been proven to instigate changes in blood sugar levels, which for people with diabetes can be problematic. While stress can affect diabetes control, both directly and indirectly, it can also be caused by various diabetic factors such as being diagnosed with diabetes, adjusting

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Jun 29, 2020 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Post COVID-19 : The way forward

Post COVID-19 : The way forward

The COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a furtive adversary to the world. Fear installed in our mind and the future seemed difficult for people suffering from chronic diseases of lifestyle such as diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular diseases amongst others.   Good nutrition-Promises kept?   The COVID-19 left us with some consequences

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Jun 29, 2020 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Precautionary measures at APSA

Precautionary measures at APSA

Covid 19 is an invisible virus and APSA has thus taken further necessary precautionary measures to protect both its patients and members of staff. Obligation to wear a mask Everyone is required to wear a mask be it during consultations or in the shuttle. A limited number of patients are

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Jun 29, 2020 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Diabetes and Coronavirus

Diabetes and Coronavirus

The coronavirus has affected millions of people around the world. According to studies, 25% of hospitalised persons with severe COVID-19 infections had diabetes.  Those with diabetes are more likely to have serious complications and eventually die from the virus. One reason is that high blood sugar weakens the immune system

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Jun 01, 2020 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Job vacancy : Clinic Manager

Job vacancy : Clinic Manager

REPORTING TO: CEO and Senior Medical Advisor ACCOUNTABLE TO: CEO and Senior Medical Advisor JOB SUMMARY: APSA International is an NGO registered in 1988 and its main focus is to provide quality medical care to the Mauritian population suffering from diabetes. We currently have a vacancy for a Clinic Manager

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Dec 03, 2019 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Collaboration of WHO/APSA

Collaboration of WHO/APSA

Part of APSA’s mission is to provide services to the nation for the early detection of diabetes and pre-diabetes. In August, APSA with the collaboration with regional NGOs ‘Le Pont Du Tamarinier’  and ‘Kolektif Rivier Nwar’ organized an awareness session on diabetes and cardio-vascular diseases as well as a full

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Dec 03, 2019 | Post by: admin Comments Off on World Diabetes Day 2019 at La City Trianon

World Diabetes Day 2019 at La City Trianon

The World Diabetes Day is celebrated every year on 14th November and is an opportunity to educate the Mauritian population on this disease, its impact and its complications. To mark this day, APSA in collaboration with Anchor Life, Lions Club Ebène, Diabetes Safeguard and Radio 1 organised a free screening on

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Dec 03, 2019 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Nutrition tips for summer

Nutrition tips for summer

Finally! It is time to emerge from the sluggishness of winter and dive into the bright, hot new season of summer. Summer brings the ideal opportunity to reconcile with our health and to boost up our immune system that fought the harshness of winter. When we think about this time

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Dec 03, 2019 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Family and Diabetes

Family and Diabetes

Diabetes is now a well-established global health problem since it is increasingly affecting the younger population. Owing to its chronicity, the younger population suffering from diabetes will be living with the disease for several decades, thereby increasing long-term damage and dysfunction on their body’s organs. Studies have shown that an

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Jul 22, 2019 | Post by: p.bulluck@apsainternational.org Comments Off on Home2

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