While Christmas is a season to commemorate the Christian tradition of celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, feasting on good food and being with loved ones also come to mind.
What exactly happens when one is diagnosed with diabetes? How does it affect one’s emotional well-being and the people around them?
Filipinos will continue to celebrate the holiday season with merrymaking, Christmas carols (maybe sans the actual singing), exchanging of gifts, virtual get-togethers with family and friends and, of course, enjoy Noche Buena and Media Noche with a delectable holiday spread.
This year’s Christmas looks different as most households continue to shelter at home from the pandemic and set up holiday parties virtually for an added layer of caution without missing the festivities.
Amid the urgent focus on COVID-19, the medical industry has also raised the critical link between diabetes and heart disease as an important issue in saving lives.