Two world-renowned diabetes experts attended the recent Middle East and North Africa Region 2012 Diabetes Conference, a collaboration between the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF).
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In its fight against one of humanity’s most pressing healthcare issues, Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) not only once again hosted the Al Bawasil (meaning ‘brave’ in Arabic) camp for diabetic children, but this year also attracted children from outside the Gulf Co-operation Council countries.