Type 2 Diabetes represents a health care tidal wave for which we may not yet be prepared. Diabetes posed a $12.2 billion financial burden on our health care system last year and is projected to increase to $17 billion by 2020.
Deteriorating diet, decreasing physical activity, and strong family history/genetics all contribute to a diabetes epidemic that shows no sign of slowing down. In Windsor, we need to prepare ourselves by being informed about the disease and about the services available.
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