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Myths vs truths about diabetes!

Diabetes is a widely misunderstood disease with people thinking they know a lot about it, but actually their knowledge is a bunch of myths. Keep…

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Digital economy crucial in ASEAN’s post-pandemic recovery

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – As Brunei takes over the ASEAN chairmanship in 2021, it faces the daunting task of uniting members in addressing the biggest…

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HM hails UTB’s growing research capability

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN — His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah has lauded Universiti Teknologi Brunei’s (UTB) growing research capability after it … HM hails UTB’s…

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Brunei to chair ASEAN in 2021

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei Darussalam will take over the ASEAN chairmanship in 2021, after Vietnam handed over the symbolic gavel at the close of…

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Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Diabetes and 13 Best Foods for Managing Diabetes

There are some facts about diabetes that most of us don’t know or neglect and this includes the best foods for managing diabetes.  For starters,…

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Study links abnormally high blood sugar with higher risk of death in COVID-19 patients not previously diagnosed with diabetes

DIABETOLOGIA New research from Wuhan, China shows that, in patients with COVID-19 but without a previous diagnosis of diabetes, abnormally high blood… Study links abnormally…

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Diabetes remains third leading cause of death as number of patients grows

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN — Diabetes is still the third leading cause of death in Brunei while the number of diabetic patients continues to rise every…

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World Diabetes Day 2020

I’ve been a patient of the RIPAS endocrine clinic for over 10 years and throughout that time, apart from my excellent doctor, my primary caregiver…

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Showcase Highlights BIBD’S Efforts in Developing Local MSME’S

Budding entrepreneurs and local start-ups can find out more about how BIBD can help their businesses grow at the MSME Showcase, currently being held at…

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