Qatar Diabetes Association To Launch Al Bawasil Camp

Doha, Qatar Diabetes Association will launch the 17th Al-Bawasil annual camp for children with diabetes from January 28 to February 1 at Aspire Academy.

The organizers said the purpose of the camp is to create a safe and loving environment for children with diabetes, address the emotional and physical pain caused by diabetes, and give them the confidence to reach their full potential.

The camp will teach the children to inject insulin by themselves as well as to adopt nutritional programs. There will be programs to help the children control their blood sugar level which can be practiced after the camp as well as how to observe and treat low and high blood sugar.

The association confirmed the attendance of 13 different countries to the camp which will be managed by a group of doctors, nurses, nutritionists and other specialists that will ensure the best services are offered to the participants and provide opportunities for physical and artistic activities through field trips.

Source: Qatar News Agency