One tenth of the world’s population has diabetes. With the ever increasing cases of obesity, the stage is set for diabetes to assume pandemic proportions. To make it worse, one third of the cases is not diagnosed in early stages. Most individuals harbor elevated blood sugar levels for three to five years before it catches their attention.
Author: Dr. Raghavendra L, MBBS MD (LABORATORY MEDICINE, AIIMS)
“However, the desired metabolic changes to reverse diabetes can be brought about only during a certain time period and this window of opportunity should be seized before the change becomes irreversible”