Posted Nov. 14, 2013 at 3:50 p.m.

Premium Lock On World Diabetes Day, Quintiles MD warns the disease is 'an increasingly serious problem'

Published: 2013-11-14 15:50:00
Updated: 2013-11-14 15:50:00

The global scourge of diabetes The global scourge of diabetes - an infographic from Quintiles. Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

In observation of World Diabetes Day on Thursday, made available a video, an informational graphic and a host of other information that - collectively that warns about the increasing threat posed by the disease worldwide. Affecting 366 million people worldwide, diabetes also accounts for a big percentage of healthcare costs. In 2011, the percentage was 11 percent. Dr. Erica Caveney of Quintiles discusses the state of the global fight - and what she feels is a bright future for diabetes patients....

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