The time to act is now.
The Diabesity Institute has a crucial role to play in this vital mission that can turn the tide on the diabesity epidemic.
- Medical practitioners need comprehensive training so they can better serve their patients suffering from, or at risk for, obesity and type 2 diabetes.
- We must support primary research to broaden our understanding of what is driving the increasing prevalence of metabolic disorders.
- The public needs to be educated about prevention strategies and the science of metabolism in an effort to reduce stigma, which contributes greatly to the suffering experienced by those with metabolic dysfunction.