One in ten people in the world (450 Million) and 11 Million in Turkey have diabetes.
The medical industry is not winning against this epidemic. Ninety out of 100 diabetics have high blood sugars, 1:5 develop severe complications. Diabetes is still the number one cause of blindness worldwide. All these lead to draining an average of 13% of healthcare budgets globally and 23% in Turkey. Governments, insurance and pharma companies are in search of solutions for cost reduction to be scaled to large communities for their loses.
The International Diabetes Federation in search of support forces, has declared main theme of 2018-19 as “family and diabetes”.