General Diabetes InformationWhat happens in the body to cause diabetes and how common is the disease?
Introduction to Diabetes
People with diabetes cannot maintain healthy levels of blood glucose unless they carefully monitor their food intake and, in most cases, take medications. While other people experience occasional bouts of high blood glucose, patients with diabetes experience this...
GLOBAL HEALTH AND DIABETES
The number of people with diabetes is expected to double in the next few decades as the world’s population increasingly shifts to an unhealthy diet and sedentary lifestyle, and obesity rates continue to rise. This trend will hit low- and middle-income countries the...