The increasing prevalence of diabetes is bringing a wave of healthcare challenges. This year for Diabetes Awareness Month, I will be highlighting the early detection of diabetes complications.
You can see from this infographic, that diabetes complications can create a huge burden for individuals but also the healthcare system. There has also been a resurgence of lower-limb amputations in the Province of Ontario.
Together we can help improve the care and outcomes for individuals with prediabetes and diabetes using education, early detection and evidence-based interventions.