Diabetes is a major chronic endocrine disease in Hong Kong, ranked in the tenth most common fatal disease in Hong Kong, is a main reason for death. Inadequate secretion of insulin or the body cannot effectively use insulin could affect the regulation of blood sugar, so that blood sugar is too high. When the blood sugar exceeds the load of kidneys, blood sugar will be excreted in the urine, which is so called diabetes.
According to information from the Department of Health, the total number of patients hospitalized due to diabetes in 2010 is 24,200, while the number of deaths due to diabetes is 522. Diabetes-related deaths are mostly caused by a variety of complications, so the actual number of people died of diabetes is believed to be higher.
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