Diabetes is currently the 5th most common cause of death in the world.
5% of people (1 in 20) in the UK have diabetes.
Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the US.
Around 1 in 8 people between 20 and 79 years old have their death attributed to diabetes.
The average life expectancy is reduced by:
More than 20 years (Type 1)
Up to 10 years (Type 2)
Beta Bionics - Medical device company creating solutions for people with diabetes.
MiniMed 670G - Insulin pump system developed by Medtronic.
Mushrooms considered as diabetes-friendly food
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New, more reliable FDA-approved device to help type 1 diabetes patients
The Verge - 13-Dec-2019
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Weight loss is not really important to fight diabetes
Medical Daily - 02-Oct-2019
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