150 million Indians could be diabetic
Monday, June 18, 2018, 8:44 AM
India is one of the top 10 countries in terms of number of diabetics, which could be as high as 150 million. Recent estimates from various surveys areas have shown that there are 75 million diabetics and another 70 million in the pre-diabetic stage. Director G.V.S.Murthy of the Indian Institute of Public Health Hyderabad said diabetes had become an epidemic and required urgent attention.