Diabetes: protect your family

Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness, amputation, heart disease, kidney failure and early death. Simple action can reduce the risk.

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Over 50% of type 2 diabetes
is preventable

Know your risk
of type 2 diabetes

The first step to preventing type 2 diabetes is knowing your risk. Find out through our interactive tool and help us reach our target of 1 million people tested by the end of November.

Take the test 7022 people have tested their risk of type 2 diabetes.
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WDD 2019 around
the world

Organize, promote and learn more about World Diabetes Day events in your region.

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Discover diabetes

Have trouble spotting the diabetes
warning signs
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The global impact of diabetes

The IDF Diabetes Atlas provides the latest figures, information and projections on diabetes worldwide. The 9th Edition of the Atlas will be published on November 14, 2019.

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