Diabetes Statistics

CDC- Center for Disease and Control reports:

  • Total: 30.3 million people have diabetes (9.4% of the US population)
  • Diagnosed: 23.1 million people
  • Undiagnosed: 7.2 million people (23.8% of people with diabetes are undiagnosed)

Cost to the nation is 327 billion a year
7 th leading cause of death
Complications affect: your vision, your heart and your nerves

It is estimated the 84. 4 million people in the U.S. have pre-diabetes.
When combine Diabetes statistics with pre-diabetes statistics, this
accounts for 33.4% of the U.S. population.

Diabetes Sign or symptoms:

If you have a family member with diabetes – get tested for diabetes at your annual physical.

You may experience some of these or none of these csommon diabetes symptoms:

  • Unquenchable thirst
  • Frequent urination
  • Blurry vision
  • Lethargic
  • Fluctuation your weight
  • Sores that don’t heal
  • Tingling in your hands and feet
  • Red swollen gums sometimes can be an indication