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World Diabetes Day today: Chilling story of how a 19-year-old diabetic patient lost her leg

Myjoyonline Tuesday, 14 November 2017
Following her inability to buy diabetes medication regularly, 19-year-old Portia Antwiaah’s leg developed ulcers, and they had to be amputated.
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