Brussels, November 14, 2019 – the number of people with diabetes worldwide is 4.6 billion, showing a steady increase
-1 in 11 adults with diabetes
The International Diabetes Federation Issues the 9th Diabetes IDF White Paper for World Diabetes Day on November 14, 2019
The Diabetes White Paper-IDF, highlights the importance of managing diabetes complications to protect individuals, families and communities, and prevent diabetes
-International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is a fast-growing party around the world for World Diabetes Day.
New figures on the prevalence of urine have been released. Compared to figures released in 2017, the number of adult diabetics last year increased by 80038 million. Today's 9th IDF Diabetes White Paper (Diabetes)
The new Atlas figures show that there are now 4.6 billion adults worldwide suffering from diabetes.
According to the latest white paper, the prevalence of diabetes has increased by 9.3%. More than half (50.1%) of adults are undiagnosed. Type 2 diabetes accounts for about 90% of all diabetics.
The number of patients with type 2 diabetes increases due to complex interactions between socioeconomic, population, environmental and genetic factors. Key factors include urbanization, an aging population, decreased levels of physical activity and rates of overweight and obesity
Is awakening. For unknown reasons, type 1 diabetes also increases.
IDF Chair Professor Nam H. Cho said, "Diabetes is a serious international health problem that has a large socioeconomic impact that can never be ignored."
"Increasing the prevalence of urine is a real cause of concern," he said, "We must make greater efforts to prevent type 2 diabetes, diagnose all forms of diabetes early, and prevent complications."
"All diabetics must be able to get the care they need at low cost and without interruption," he said.
Diabetes affects all age groups, regardless of geography or income. A total of 1.1 million children under 20 years and adolescents are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. 3 out of 4 diabetics (3.52 million)
It belongs to the same age group (20 ~ 64 years). One in five people in a population aged 65 years are diabetics. The increasing prevalence of diabetes is weighing on countries' ability to ensure regular and affordable access to essential medicines and appropriate care
Give. As a result, many patients have difficulty managing diabetes and are at serious health risk.
Diabetics who fail to detect or receive inappropriate support can develop serious and life-threatening complications such as heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure, vision loss, and amputation of their feet. Complications occur
This can cause poor quality of life, increase health care costs, and stress families.
Prof. Rhys Williams, Chair of the IDF Diabetes White Paper Committee, said,
We have collected and analyzed a large amount of research and new evidence for the preparation of the 9th White Paper IDF. IDF provides the diabetes community and the public with information about the prevalence of diabetes throughout the world
Meanwhile, there is an increase in domestic research that supports IDF expectations and projections. "
You can do many things to reduce the effects of diabetes. Evidence shows that type 2 diabetes can often be prevented. In all types of diabetes, have access to early diagnosis and appropriate treatment
This can prevent or slow down complications in diabetics.
Other key findings in the IDF IX IX diabetes white paper include:
The number of diabetics is expected to increase to 5.78 billion in 2030 and 700 million in 2045.
Glucose resistance worsens in 374 million adults, increasing the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Health spending from diabetes in 2019 is expected to reach US $ 760 billion.
Diabetes is one of the 10 leading causes of death and nearly half of deaths are under 60.
1 in 6 newborns is affected by hyperglycemia during pregnancy.
Additional information and supporting data on the prevalence of diabetes mellitus in countries, regions and the world included in the IDF Diabetes White Paper is available on the website.
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Introduction to the IDF Diabetes White Paper
The Diabetes IDF White Paper is an authoritative resource about the global impact of diabetes. First published in 2000, the IDF Diabetes White Paper is updated regularly with the collaboration of IDF and experts around the world.
Provides data on the prevalence of diabetes, mortality, and expenditure at regional and national levels. The IDF Diabetes White Paper focuses on the importance and increasing impact of diabetes in all IDF countries and regions.
About the International Diabetes Federation (IDF)
IDF is an umbrella organization consisting of more than 230 National Diabetes Associations in 170 countries and regions. IDF represents the benefits of increased diabetes and those at risk of diabetes. IDF has been
Has led the global diabetes community.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE INFOGRAPHY MAIN FINDINGS OF THE 9TH EDITORY DIFET ATLAS DIABET
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