On the 14th of November it is the World Day against diabetes. This day serves as a reminder that whole progressive mankind that the spreading of the disease is increasing. On the 12th of November the teachers of Rivne medical college O.S.Hashynska and O.V.Horska together with Rivne regional center of health held the educational event "10 facts about sugar that you might not know". It represented the materials about the history of sugar, interesting data about this famous product, researches and facts about the benefits and dangers of sugar. There was also was the exhibition of products, along with that for clarity the equivalent doses of refined sugar were exhibited. During the event everyone who wanted had the analysis “hliukometriia” done by the clinical laboratory workers, who, by the way, are currently undergoing training ar Rivne medical college. After that the methodist O.V.Horska read a lecture-presentation on "Diabetes" for the listeners of postgraduate education of the cycle “Organization of health care”. The lecture was gladly visited by the students and teachers of other college cycles.