Harvard Health Blog
Why are diabetes-related complications on the rise?
Why are diabetes-related complications on the rise? By: George King, MD, and Marc Gregory Yu, MD, Contributor Diabetes has grown to become one of the most important public health concerns of our time. A review by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has shown that the number of affected people has quadrupled in the last three decades. Type 2 diabetes (T2D), a type of diabetes traditionally occurring in adults and associated with