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Document of the month: April 2016

"World Health Day, 7 April 2016: Beat diabetes"

Health personnel need to be taught to examine feet. The soles of the feet lose their sensitivity in diabetes - and leprosy - so people may not notice they have hurt themselves.
WHO photo by Ghulam Zafar. Philippines, c. 1990.

Diabetic foot examination
WHO/Ghulam Zafar
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