Mexico: six million cases of those diagnosed with diabetes, major threat to health of nation

Posted on February 27, 2014 • Filed under: Latin America Health, Mexico reported that about 6 million and a half of Mexicans have been diagnosed with diabetes and it is estimated that this figure will be rising due to the high number of overweight and obese adults, that together they reach 48 million people, according to the national health and nutrition 2012 survey. This chronic disease has implications that go far beyond the health of the people: carry a concrete cost and, therefore, a real impact in the development of Nations.Read Article

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