World Diabetes Day: An Epidemic on the Rise

Every year supporters unite on the 14th of November to raise awareness about the serious health threats and complications associated to diabetes. World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 but was recognised as an official United Nations Day in 2006 with the passage of United Nation Resolution 61/225[1].

Every year supporters unite on the 14th of November to raise awareness about the serious health threats and complications associated to diabetes. World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 but was recognised as an official United Nations Day in 2006 with the passage of United Nation Resolution 61/225[1].WDD 2016 The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is at the forefront of spreading knowledge on a global scale about this disease; an illness that claims a life every 6 seconds. In addition, IDF’s research projects and funding will greatly affect the future of patients that suffer from this illness. World Diabetes Day 2016 Read more