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Lions from around the world voted to make diabetes our primary cause moving into the future. Once this was decided, we didn’t waste any time. We got right to work, educating communities on the issue—while establishing initiatives and programs to improve the lives of those living with diabetes and helping prevent others from developing type two diabetes. 


The Numbers Define the Need


We’re helping educate the world on the need for diabetes-related study, research, programs and initiatives. Our goal is to bring these statistics down in the coming years through action, investment and kindness.

Over 422 million people are living with diabetes1

Diabetes contributes to over 5 million deaths each year

8th leading cause of death in the world

1 in 3 low income regions say they have the technology to diagnose and manage diabetes2


[1][2] The World Health Organization

 

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