The prevalence of obesity has doubled in 73 countries around the world. In children the prevalence of obesity rose from 4% in 1980 to 8% in 2015. Childhood obesity is associated with an increased risk of multiple metabolic disorders, including diabetes and cardiovascular disease, as well as premature death, in
The prevalence of prediabetes is increasing worldwide and it is projected that more than 470 million people will have prediabetes in 2030. Prediabetes is a condition marked by above-normal blood sugar levels that aren't high enough to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes.
Have you ever been on the wrong side of a conversation at a clinic or a hospital, where the language used to describe you sounded critical, judgmental, and even depersonalizing?
Diabetes educators face many challenges when treating people with diabetes, such as achieving long-term glycaemic control. Developing countries have many issues such as low educations levels, often including illiteracy; lack of facilities; inappropriate nutrition or lack of access to nutrition; apathy and indifference and communication issues between health care teams and