Insulin production factory of the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, one of the market leaders IMAGE: ROYTERS
Diabetes Epidemic Demands Up to 20%
More than 40 million people in the world are left without access to insulin by 2030 by an epicurease of diabetes that are expected to be given a check-up search. Scientists say that the amount of insulin needed to treat patients with type 2 diabetes over the next 12 years to more than 20%, reports CNN.
Around 2030, 79 million adolescents of type 2 diabetes need to be needed in need. If the current level of accessibility is treated, then only half of these people can get the right funding, according to the study published in the journal Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.
Scientists have investigated the alleged spread of diabetes over the next 12 years, trying to mitigate the number of people of metabolic warfare. There is a significant improvement in access, warning the report, especially in some regions of Africa, Asia and Oceania, there are diabetics most affected by the minority.
The study is based on data from the International Diabetes Federation and 14 different studies that give an idea of the number of people with type 2 diabetes under 221 countries worldwide. According to the report, the number of diabetics will globally from 406 million worldwide in 2018 to 511 million in 2030. Of these 511 million people worldwide need 79 million need insulin, which means 20% increase in demand, with only 38 million accessible than the current supply in house is.
Insulin is used by all people with type 1 diabetes and some people with type 2 diabetes. Disease is directly related to lifestyle, contribution to adhesion, minerals and lack of movement.
However, the intake treatment is expensive and the market is dominated by only three manufacturers, according to the study. "If governments do not initiate initiatives to make insulin easier, their use will remain optimal," said Sanjay Basu, assistant at Stanford University and a leading researcher.
The United States spent three in the number of diabetics in the world with 32 million people expected to live with this diagnosis in 2030.
Subscription for printed or electronic "24 hours", as well as other editions of Media Group Bulgaria.