Diabetes Cases Double and Costs Triple by 2034

The number of people in the United States with diabetes will nearly double from 23.7 million in 2009 to 44.1 million in 2034. During this same time annual costs will almost triple from $113 billion to $336 billion. This is according to a recent study from researchers at the University of Chicago led by Elbert S. Huang, MD, PhD. A free copy of the article is available from Diabetes Care.

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