Diabetes mellitus has become one of the most widespread diseases in existence. More than 7 million Malaysians suffer from pre-clinical diabetes and over 16 million have insulin resistance.
High blood pressure or hypertension is a common yet alarming public health issue. It is also known as “silent killer” as it often has no warning signs or symptoms at an early stage. According to National Health and Morbidity Survey 2011, 1 out of 5 Malaysian adults is an undiagnosed hypertensive patient!