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Hypertension, diabetes haunt bus drivers

  • Vela Andapita

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, June 13 2018 | 12:21 am

PREMIUM The Jakarta Health Agency has found that high-blood pressure and diabetes are common medical problems among bus drivers as a result of stress triggered by traffic, insufficient sleep and bad eating habits.

“Hypertension indicates a possible clog in one’s artery that could put a person at risk of a sudden stroke. Diabetes, meanwhile, indicates an abnormality in one’s metabolism; the br...