Monday, January 05, 2015

Diabetes - Alarming facts and figures in 2014

In the year 2014, here are key findings by the International Diabetes Federation 
from around the world :
(A) One in two people with diabetes do not know they have it.
(B) Every 7 seconds 1 person dies from diabetes.
(C) 4.9 million dealths in 2014
(D) In 2014 Diabetes expenditure reached US$ 612 billion
       (38767140000000 Indian Rupees)
(E) 77% of people with diabetes live in low- and middle- income countries. 
(F) World has 387 million people living with diabetes.Prevalence of 8.3%. 
(G) 46.3% undiagnosed around the world. 
(H) By 2035 expected increase +205 million people.

Source - idf.org

2 comments:

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kalpita said...

Are you able to maintain your lowered blood sugar levels? Being at a retreat, we can be disciplined. How do you maintain that discipline (particularly with food) when at home? Pls share your experience.