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World Diabetes Day : 14 November 2017

World Diabetes Day is observed on 14 November 2017 globally.

World Diabetes Day was started in 1991 by IDF and the WHO in a response to growing health effects of diabetes.
World Diabetes Day
Theme - Women and diabetes - our right to a healthy future.

The campaign is represented by a blue circle logo.

Facts about Diabetes:

  • 199 million women in the world are living with diabetes and this number is going to 313 million by 2040.
  • 1 in 10 women in the world is living with diabetes.
  • 2 out of 5 women are living with diabetes in reproducing age


World Diabetes Day : 14 November 2017 World Diabetes Day : 14 November 2017 Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 14, 2017 Rating: 5

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