Diabetes

23 August 2011

Diabetes: the short and sweet of it

Everyone agrees that diabetes is a serious problem and one of the top killers in South Africa. But exactly how much of a problem are we talking? Check out our cool infographic.

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Everyone agrees that diabetes is a chronic condition, a serious problem and one of the top killers in South Africa. But exactly how much of a problem are we talking here?

Have a look at our cool infographic, courtesy of Sweet Life*, to learn more. Click here to display the infographic.

* Sweet Life is a new quarterly diabetes lifestyle magazine delivered free to subscribers. Sign up here.

 

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Dr. May currently works as a fulltime endocrinologist and has been in private practice since 2004. He has a variety of interests, predominantly obesity and diabetes, but also sees patients with osteoporosis, thyroid disorders, men's health disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, polycystic ovaries, and disorders of growth. He is a leading member of several obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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