Diabetes is the fourth leading cause of death in the developed world. It can affect the blood vessels, heart, kidney, eyes, and nerves. In India alone there are more than 30 million patients who suffer from diabetes.and if research numbers are to be believed this number might rise to more than 55 Million by 2025.
The key findings of the research conducted by Assocham are:
- Out of a population of over 1 billion, 3% of rural population and 10%-11% urban population have been affected.
- Diabetics are presently confined to the 10% of the upper income group and 33% of the lower income group.
- The number of non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) cases is estimated at 98%.
These statistics are not presented to scare our readers instead we want them to aware that this debilitating and costly disease can be managed if people maintain their blood pressure and Blood sugar levels. One should never skip the medicine prescribed by the doctor. In case you would like to discuss your case in detail with our Diabetologist / Family Medicine Specialist (Dr Kirti Soota).
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