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Diabetes on the rise in Devon
5:00pm Wednesday 9th October 2013 in Devon
THERE are almost 1,100 more people with diabetes in Devon than there were a year ago, according to a new study by Diabetes UK.
Analysis shows just over 51,520 people in Devon are now thought to have diabetes, which has gone up from just over 50,430 in 2012.
Health experts from the charity are now urging people to assess their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes at a Tesco pharmacy, their GP surgery or online at www.diabetes.org.uk/risk
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