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The Connection between Heart Disease and Diabetes in African Populations

Type II diabetes is a chronic disease that is developed due to the body’s inability to use insulin for the processing of glucose for fuel. This illness has become a progressively growing problem worldwide as the global prevalence of type II diabetes has grown from 4.7% to 8.5% between the year 1980 to 2014 (Gao, Seshasai, Gobin, Kaptoge, & Di Angelantonio, 2010). A large proportion of the world, 1 in 10 people develop type II diabetes... Read more
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