Blood Sugar Control, Diabetes Awareness Month, Diabetes Facts and Figures, Diagnosis
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Diabetes Awareness Month – Know The Facts

Every 6 seconds a person dies from diabetes (5.0 million deaths)

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1 in 11 adults have diabetes (415 million)

 

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By 2040, 1 adult in 10 (642 million) will have diabetes

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1 in 7 births is affected by gestational diabetes

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Information taken from:

International Diabetes Federation. IDF Diabetes Atlas, 7th edn. Brussels, Belgium:
International Diabetes Federation, 2015. 

For more information go to:

The Diabetes Atlas

Hi I’m Beth, a nutritional therapist and coach (BSc N. Med mFNTP CNHC) at Clinicanutrition, I’m the creator of The Sugar Hunter Program, an online self-management toolkit and group coaching support program for blood sugar control.