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ON THE RISE: Diabetes cases double to 5 million as 150,000 diagnosed in the last year

 

The number of people being diagnosed with diabetes has doubled in the last 15 years. Five million Brits are believed to have the condition, with 150,000 more people being diagnosed in the last year alone.

Soaring obesity levels and lifestyle factors are being blamed for the surge in type 2 cases. Has lockdown affected your fitness?


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