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National Diabetes Fact Sheet 2011

Hi Fans,

Last month was a super busy month for me because I visited 30 hospitals-almost 1 hospital each a day. In my visit, I realise that a lot of patients family members don’t do medical check up. They don’t know that they are also high risk patient that will get Diabetes also.

According to the National Fact Sheet 2011, among U.S residents that aged 65 years and above, there are 10.9 million or 26.9% of people had diabetes in 2010.

But the sad case is they are 215,000 people younger than 20 years old had diabetes in the year.  and there are 1.9 million of people that ages 20 years or older is new diagnosed patients.

What a large numbers of patients.

And in the report it stated that Women who had gestational diabetes have a 35% to 60% chance to develop diabetes in the next 10-20 years...

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