The Facts

• Currently 285 Million worldwide have diabetes
• More than 380 million people will be affected by 2025
• 80% of the 285 Million are people with Type 2 Diabetes and live in low and middle income countries like Kenya
• Every year, 7 Million people develop Diabetes worldwide
• 70,000 Children under 14 years develop Diabetes in the world every year. More children are now developing Type 2 Diabetes.
• Every 10 seconds a person dies from Diabetes related causes
• Every 10 Seconds 2 people develop Diabetes
• Kenya has over 2 million people and 25,000 Children living with diabetes

Can Diabetes be cured? NO!
Diabetes has no cure but research is ongoing. It can however, be controlled by healthy lifestyle and medication.

 
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