Why it is essential to nip pre-diabetes, a 'reversible condition', in the bud

Why it is essential to nip pre-diabetes, a 'reversible condition', in the bud

There are at least 77 million people with diabetes in India, and an equal number are expected to be living with pre-diabetes, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)’s 2021 review Epidemiology of type 2 diabetes in India. In fact, approximately 25 per cent of the people with pre-diabetes will progress to overt type 2 diabetes within 3–5 years, notes NCBI’s 2019 review Global epidemiology of pre-diabetes – present and future perspectives. For the unversed, pre-diabetes or borderline …