As of 2014, around 387 million people worldwide have diabetes. What is the cause of this disease, and what is the difference between the two types? Here, we take a brief look.
Signs and Symptoms
Ahead of World Diabetes Day, and the Diabetes in the Limelight Jamboree, here are a few facts and figures about diabetes. These statistics give a sense of the global scale of the problem, and the solution that we have to work to achieve. Check it out using the link below.
Eyes on Diabetes
The theme of World Diabetes Day 2016 is “Eyes on Diabetes”. The year’s activities and materials will focus on promoting the importance of preventing and screening to ensure early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes and treatment to reduce the risk of serious complications.