Citizens are being urged to get regular health checkups and do not take their medical status for granted.
The advice comes from Minister of Health, Terrence Deyalsingh.
Speaking at the Ministry of Health virtual news briefing on Tuesday, Minister Deyalsingh said there are many persons who do not know vital details about their medical condition.
Mr Deyalsingh said this situation cannot be treated lightly especially amid the presence of the Covid-19.
Mr Deyalsingh said individuals with Diabetes are at risk of contracting COVID-19 and the Ministry of Health is embarking on a campaign to encourage diabetics to get inoculated against the virus.