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Working Paper: The United States of Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade Ahead

MINNETONKA, Minn. (Nov. 23, 2010) — 

   

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Working Paper 5: "The United States of Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade Ahead"
More than 50 percent of Americans could have diabetes or prediabetes by 2020 at a cost of $3.35 trillion over the next decade if current trends continue. This paper offers practical solutions that could improve health and life expectancy, while also saving up to $250 billion over the next 10 years, if programs to prevent and control diabetes are adopted broadly and scaled nationally. 

PDF Fact Sheet: United States of Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade Ahead 

PDF Documento de trabajo 5 en español  

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