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The number of adults living with diabetes across the world has increased four-fold since 1980, but access to insulin is a big problem in poor nations, says the World Health Organization (WHO).

In its ‘Global report on diabetes,’ WHO warns in a report that cases of the disease in adults are estimated to have nearly quadrupled from 108 million in 1980 to 422 million in 2014

Source  WHO / Pierre Albouy