Diabetes in Belgium and worldwide: quo vadis?

M. Buysschaert, S. Sadikot Published in the journal : January 2016 Category : Diabetes and Nutrition

Summary :

Diabetes mellitus is a major health problem for at least two main reasons: the disease's epidemic evolution and the risk of chronic, hyperglycemia-related complications.

This article aims at emphasizing the worldwide health problem of (pre)diabetes, while presenting approaches in order to better control the disease and its consequences.