1. La diabetes sólo afecta a las personas de edad avanzada.
¡FALSO! La diabetes afecta a todos los grupos de edad.
2. La diabetes no es una enfermedad mortal
Las personas pueden experimentar diferentes signos y síntomas de la diabetes, y en ocasiones puede que no haya signos. Algunos de los signos más comunes son:
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 16:55
The World Diabetes Day 2013 campaign is asking everyone to Take a Step for Diabetes, encouraging symbolic donations of steps accrued through various activities.
A step is any activity that helps promote diabetes awareness, improve the lives of people with diabetes or promotes healthy lifestyles. Everyone is encouraged to submit their steps to our custom designed platform. Our goal is to reach 371 million steps, representing the amount of people currently living with diabetes.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 14:57
It is with great sadness that the International Diabetes Federation received the news of the passing of Mauro Talini, an Italian cyclist with type 1 diabetes who was riding solo across the Americas to show that there is no limit to what an individual can achieve with diabetes.
Global Guideline for Type 2 Diabetes (2012)
Beta cells are found in the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas. They produce and release insulin.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD)