In 2013 it was estimated that around 382 million people in the world had diabetes.
There are 3 types of Diabetes:
- Type 1 Diabetes: This type of Diabetes affects approximately 10% of the population. In this type, body does not produce insulin. People with Type 1 diabetes have to take insulin injections for the rest of their life.
- Type 2 Diabetes: In this type body does not produce enough insulin. This type affects 90% of the population.
- Gestational Diabetes: This affects the females during their pregnancy.