gave | Thursday, March 18, 2021 – 16:25 | Last Updated: 18 03 2021 – 16:27 In Konya, Internal Diseases Specialist Dr. Burcu Kızılarslanoğlu stated that the mortality rate of diabetic patients caught in coronavirus is high, “ It has been observed that the mortality rates in coronavirus are 3 times higher than those without diabetes. This is a really high rate for us. Again, we can say that the disease is more severe in…"‘Diabetes patients are 3 times more likely to die’"
In Brazil, there is a record in casualties due to Covid-19. Approximately 2 thousand people died a day due to the virus in the last week. Despite this dire picture, parties secretly organized over the internet in nightclubs do not slow down. Police caught 600 people having fun without any precautions in a raid on a nightclub in the city of Sao Paulo."Police raid on secret party in Brazil (2 thousand people die from virus a day)"
Making a statement within the scope of the World Obesity Day, General Surgery Department Faculty Member Assoc. Dr. Erkan Yardim said that the COVID-19 pandemic, which negatively affects the whole world in terms of health, socio-economic and psychological aspects and caused many people to die, further increased the already high rates of obesity. Assoc. Dr. “Quarantine and isolation measures, social distance rules, restriction of individuals, worsening psychosocial and socio-economic conditions, increased impulsive eating behaviors, increased…"Approximately 3 million people die every year due to obesity and diseases related to overweight."
According to the data of the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 1 million non-smokers die every year due to diseases associated with cigarette smoke, which constitute an important risk factor for more than 20 different types of cancer and many other ailments. With the initiative of WHO, February 9 has been called the “World Smoking Cessation Day” since 1987, in order to raise public awareness about the harms of smoking and to fight against…"1 million non-smokers die from smoke"