Diabetes Myths and Statistics

There are many myths about diabetes that make it difficult for people to believe some of the hard facts – such as diabetes is a serious and potentially deadly disease. These myths can create a picture of diabetes that is not accurate and full of stereotypes and stigma. Diabetes is an economic burden estimated at 3 billion dollars per year in direct and indirect costs. Diabetes threatens those we love. It is lived—and battled—every day by real people and families. It is treated by knowledgeable and caring doctors, nurses, diabetes educators and other health care professionals. Scientific researchers dedicate their careers to improving diabetes treatments and finding a cure.

  • Understanding Diabetes
  • Livinng with Diabetes
  • History of Diabetes
  • Laws and Regulations
  • Practical Considerations
  • Prevention and Control

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