Thursday, January 26, 2023

Alejandro Armenta begins a “crusade” against diabetes mellitus

President of the Senate of the Republic, Alejandro Armenta Maier, announced the start of a “Religious war” against diabetes mellitus and warned that Mexico faces the serious problem of obesity and diabetes and the Supreme Court of the country (SCJN) must be firm and “don’t kneel” Against companies that want to continue profiting from the health of Mexicans.

at the press conference armenta mire They argued that the country ranks first worldwide in childhood obesity, while diabetes is the second cause of death and is the largest consumer of soft drinks in the world and leads to a range of chronic degenerative diseases.

senator of the republic Alejandro Armenta mire referred to as an epidemic that continues to spiral out of control and causes thousands of deaths every year, it is diabetes,

He indicated that the senate of the republic has been warned in a timely manner, and the Secretaries of Health, Security, and Interior, as well as Profeco, have been respectfully encouraged at different times to expand advertising and dissemination campaigns.

100 glasses of soda a year are consumed in the rest of the world, he said, but in Mexico in pueblaUp to three thousand three hundred glasses of soda are consumed, which makes a big difference, and poses a risk to the health of the population.

diabetes Obesity, metabolic syndrome, hypertension, etc. are the causes of death Mexico represents the first position.

He stressed that while the disease ranks ninth in the rest of the world Mexico There is another. Apart from those who have died covid, Seven out of ten have happened because they have had chronic degenerative diseases linked to the consumption of sweeteners, which are substances from which soft drinks are made.

they told they drink in Mexico They have become the most important means of consumption on the planet, and it is necessary to take care of children since Mexican children have first place in childhood obesity.

He warned that if the problem is not solved properly and in time, then in ten years Mexico’s Prediabetic or hypertensive young people will have it first, which is serious.

Alejandro Armenta, He explained that health cannot be neglected, and preventive measures must be taken to protect the population.

He told that the population should be made aware about the harm caused to health by the consumption of beverages made of sweet and junk food and for this it is necessary to run an information campaign among the population.

He specified that three amparos are presented in it. SCJN, Coca-Cola, Mondelez why Santa Clara And they want to tear down the labeling on products that warn about added sugar, sodium and fat.

“We have first place and it is not in athletics, nor in soccer or martial arts world championships, but it is first place in childhood obesity and we need to raise our voices as citizens in exercising our rights.”

Armenta mire He denied that his proposal was personal propaganda for electoral purposes and assured that the distribution of information would be in charge of a group of citizens committed to the protection of health.

Nation World News Desk
Nation World News Desk
Nation World News is the fastest emerging news website covering all the latest news, world’s top stories, science news entertainment sports cricket’s latest discoveries, new technology gadgets, politics news, and more.
Latest news
Related news


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here