Diabetes Forecast

The Healthy Living Magazine

Diabetes in America

How numbers tell the tale of the disease's past, present, and future

By Erika Gebel, PhD ,

November is American Diabetes Month. We're taking stock this season; cases of diabetes continue to rise, and it's critical that people come together to fight this disease and its complications. To encourage diabetes awareness, we've put together this infographic. It explores the past, present, and future of diabetes and its treatment, illustrating just how far we've come—and how far we have to go to reach a life free of diabetes and all its burdens. The facts come in four flavors: diabetes, exercise, complications, and weight.

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