Tag: diabetes

How best can Africans achieve their set health goals? Health expert Ivan Munye

In a world where it's becoming easier to access and purchase fast foods as compared to the healthier options, we've seen an increase of diseases such as cancer and diabetes, many of us have set health goals for the year. Fitness Instructor and Health Expert, Ivan Munye joins CNBC Africa for more.

Kenya launches diabetes management training

International Diabetes Federation (IDF) estimates that there are approximately 460,000 people currently living with diabetes in Kenya, a total that is set to rise to over 1.3 million people within a generation. Yet, out of the estimated 7,000 active health practitioner, only 12 of these are endocrinologists that specialise in diabetes care. Peter Munyasi, Country Chair Kenya and General Manager for Sanofi East Africa Hub joins CNBC Africa for more.