Diabetic Day Educational Program activity entitled “Keep an eye on the diabetes”.

Diabetic day activity was conducted with a cooperation with Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital. Events of this activity started on 21/November/2016 and lasted for 10 days and were conducted in various settings including Al-Tahlya walkway, Flamingo Mall, and Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital in Jeddah. Events included a) raising the event logo printed on T-shirts which were worn by participants at Al-Tahlya walkway, b) measuring random blood sugar using Glucocheck device, c) offering medical advice and health education about diabetes mellitus with paying a focus on the importance of measuring Glycosylated Hemoglobin (Hb A1c) using leaflets, flyers, and roll up, and d) distributing of gifts including Glucocheck devices. The target population were community adults and children.