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Death of Famous Tibetan Mountaineer Reminds Diabetes Can Kill Even Athletes


China Daily reported recently that the Tibetan woman who became the first female mountaineer summiting Mount Everest from the northern side 39 years ago died from diabetes. The news didn’t give details about what type of diabetes has killed Phenthog, but her death might remind that diabetes, which many Tibetans suffer from, is not concentrated only in those who are overweight or don’t do exercises. In this program, Healthy Lifestyle reminds the nature of disease and differences between type 1 and type 2 Diabetes.

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