Is enough being done to support people with diabetes?
More people than ever have diabetes, and if something doesn’t change soon, more than five million people in the UK will have diabetes by 2025.
Around 90% of people with diabetes have Type 2 diabetes – which is at least in part preventable through diet and lifestyle.
Diabetes charities and advocates for the disease believe people need to be made more aware of their risk of Type 2 diabetes and given better support to manage it.
For all that diabetes is a common buzzword and many people are warned that number of people living with diabetes is rising, many still struggle to get the support they need.
What do you think? Is enough done being to help people with diabetes? What should be done?
What are your views?
We'd love to hear your comments
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