Diabetes prevention and care: we know what to do, so why aren't we doing it?

@article{Colagiuri2014DiabetesPA,
  title={Diabetes prevention and care: we know what to do, so why aren't we doing it?},
  author={Stephen Colagiuri},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2014},
  volume={201 9},
  pages={501-2}
}
The diabetes epidemic continues unabated. Globally, 382 million people have diabetes and this is projected to increase to 592 million by 2035.1 In Australia, there are an estimated 1 million people with diabetes and another 2 million at high risk of developing diabetes.2 While the contribution of many chronic diseases to the national burden of disability is decreasing, the diabetes burden continues to increase and is predicted to become the largest contributor by 2017.3 Diabetes affects… CONTINUE READING
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