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Obesity has been one of the leading health concerns that are growing at an alarming pace and affecting people of all ages in both genders. Being overweight or obese puts a person at risk for many serious health conditions - Diabetes Mellitus Type II (T2DM) is one among them.

The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organization dedicated to helping refugees and people in need worldwide, has announced the conversion of The Big Heart Secondary School for the hearing impaired in the Palestinian city of Qalqilya in the West Bank, into a quarantine centre for residents in the area who are showing symptoms as well as have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, which has said to have gripped over 300,000 people worldwide according to latest news reports.