BREAKING NEWS! About Diabetes in Asians and Pacific Islanders
Diabetes Cases has Quadrupled in just 3 Decades!
“The largest increases in diabetes rates were in Pacific island nations, followed by the Middle East and North Africa, in countries like Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia. The data also showed that half of adults with diabetes in 2014 lived in five countries – China, India, the United States Brazil and Indonesia. Rates more than […]
The number of people living with the potentially fatal disease has quadrupled since 1980, to more than 400 million, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Worldwide, diabetes killed 1.5 million in 2012 alone, with high blood-glucose causing another 2.2 million deaths, the organization says. Please watch this CNN video about diabetes!