Recent figures have estimated that there are now approximately 2.8million individuals suffering from diabetes in the UK – a staggering increase of 50% in the past six years alone.
Whilst Laura wholeheartedly agrees that the situation must be addressed, she does not believe that an awareness campaign is the solution. After all, we all already know that gorging on junk food whilst lazing on the sofa is all but good for us – so how effective are constant reminders really likely to be?
Instead, Laura believes that what is required are real and plausible solutions to the problem, and here are her suggestions as a health practitioner:
- Diabetes is primarily caused by eating too much of the wrong thing, and overeating...