1 In 10 Brits Will Have Diabetes By 2030 – Here’s How To Cut Your Risk – HuffPost UK

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Almost one in 10 people in the UK will have diabetes by 2030, a charity has warned.

About 5.5 million people are likely to be living with diabetes within the next decade, putting them at risk of “devastating complications” including heart attacks, kidney failure, stroke, amputation and blindness, Diabetes UK said.

Chris Askew, the charity’s chief executive, said the country is “at the tipping point of a public health emergency” and action is needed “to stop it in its tracks”.

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