More than six percent of Colombia’s population have diabetes

Posted on November 17, 2011 • Filed under: Colombia, Latin America Mining, Social Issues

In Colombia, more than 6 percent of the population suffers from or is at risk of suffering, which means that 1 million 200 thousand and 1 million 500 thousand people are affected.
Yadira Villalba, an endocrinologist and president of the Colombian Association of Endocrinology, indicated that an early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of type 2 diabetes, which affects the most people, avoid complications. Read Article

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