15th March 2018

The number of diabetics in Southwark has reached a record high, with more than sixteen thousand people now living with the condition. According to figures released by the charity Diabetes UK, the number of people diagnosed with the disease in Southwark has soared to 16,121 people, an increase of 3,310 in just a last year. Around six per cent of the borough’s total population now has diabetes.

Southwark NewsThe Paper15th March 2018