World Diabetes Day: A continuous call to actionBy
Today is World Diabetes Day and we hope this message finds you in good spirits and great health. The staff of Diabetes Management & Supplies, your partner in quality diabetes care and management, stand ready to assistant you and your family with a wide variety of products and services. November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and this month we are reflecting on a year of growth and development and we are delighted that this means we have more to offer you in your efforts to improve your health and quality of life.
The spread of diabetes has been likened to an epidemic and the outlook is bleak to some observers. The International Diabetes Federation reports that worldwide diabetes cases hit a record 382 million cases in 2013. That’s up from 371 million cases in 2012. For more on the projections and the relation to healthcare spending see Worldwide diabetes rates hit new record, expected to grow further from the Reuters news service.
Across the global, positive results are being seen with comprehensive approaches to diabetes management. At DMS, we will continue to expand our offering to people living with type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes.
Diabetes Management & Supplies offers accredited diabetes education services that can make managing diabetes and other conditions an easier task. For more information on care management needs or to enroll in group or individual sessions, call our Education Department at 1-888-738-7929 or email an educator at email@example.com.