In Focus: Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one cause of death worldwide. People with diabetes tend to develop CVD earlier in life, and the risks increase with age. Five million people died from diabetes in 2015, most of them due to cardiovascular complications such as...

Diabetes Atlas 2015: What You Need to Know

733 million people now have diabetes or pre-diabetes. That’s 10% of the world’s population, and it’s one of many alarming findings in the seventh edition of the IDF Diabetes Atlas. Published by the International Diabetes Federation—leader of the...