Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam
Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam

Diabetes alert for Hongkongers as researchers find alarming sixfold rise in incidence among ‘high-risk’ individuals

  • HKU researchers roll out smartphone app that allows users to regularly assess their risk of developing the disease
  • Many people with diabetes are asymptomatic and remain undiagnosed until complications arise, medical experts say

Topic |   Health & Fitness
Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam
Professor Karen Lam with HKU colleagues Dr Woo Yu-cho (left) and Dr Paul Lee. Photo: Nora Tam
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