British Biologicals Scheduled Walkathon Rally at MG Road, Bangalore
British Biologicals, India’s largest Nutraceutical Company, is organized a Walkathon rally on account of ‘World Diabetes Day 2016’ (November 14th). The walkathon began from MG Road to convey the year’s theme ‘Eyes on Diabetes’. On this day, the company had organized social awareness program on the rise in Diabetes and its staggering burden & consequences.
Diabetes is the most discussed topic worldwide. According to International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Atlas 2015, India has 2nd most diabetes cases with 69.1 million people living with diabetes as per 2015 data. The WHO estimates that 80 per cent of diabetes deaths occur in low and middle-income countries and projects that such deaths will double between 2016 and 2030. In such a scenario, British Biologicals has planned an awareness program by organizing a walkathon on the streets of MG Road, Bangalore to draw the attention of thousands of pedestrians and commuters.
Mr V S Reddy, MD at British Biologicals said, “India is the second largest country with high diabetes cases today, this is an alarming situation for India. Millions of people are suffering from diabetes and its subsequences. Diabetes is treatable and preventable by adopting healthy lifestyle, Medication and Nutrition. From past 25+years we are providing preventive nutrition for diabetes and pre-diabetes patients for the better health and nutrition. We visualize the world that is Healthier, Happier and Disease free lives by organizing this conscious program. ”
British Biologicals is recognized as one of the best nutraceutical firms, with the iconic product D-Protin, a well balanced and complete dietary supplement for Diabetes and Pre-diabetes. The company is well established today, in this segment with a significant global presence in more than 25 countries. The company offers wide range of Nutraceutical Science based nutritional supplements that are distinctive, reliable and 100% safe for human consumption. General public across the country recognize the company as “The Protein People”, from past 20 years.