By 2030, at least 550 million people will have diabetes- approximately 10% of the world's adult population.

- International Diabetes Federation, 2011

Diabetes kills more people annually than breast cancer and AIDS combined.

- American Diabetes Association, 2009

60-70% of those with diabetes will develop peripheral neuropathy, or lose sensation in their feet.

- Dyck et al. Diabetic Neuropathy 1999

  • Latest Videos

  • Blog Categories

  • Monthly Archives

  • Latest News

    Health News Articles | News for Physicians & Medical Professionals

    August 23, 2016

    Source: Health News Articles | News for Physicians & Medical Professionals

    Read More →

    Patient cells could be used to treat diabetic foot ulcers

    August 22, 2016

    Cells taken from a person with a diabetic foot ulcer could help treat the diabetes complication, researchers have said. Foot ulcers are non-healing chronic wounds that, if left untreated, can lead to infections and lower-limb amputation. There are more than 135 leg, foot or toe amputations each week, according to Diabetes UK. Source: Patient cells could be used to treat diabetic foot ulcers

    Read More →
    More Articles →
    More Videos →