By: Edwin A. Velarde, President of Rotary Action Group for Diabetes
The COVID-19 Pandemic have affected every one of us, devasted humanity around the world affecting many families, and hundreds of thousands have lost their lives. I know, us Rotarians, our hearts ache for what this unprecedented times have brought upon us and we feel especially for the less fortunate.
Pandemic information from around the world, Italy, France, Spain, New York, Louisiana and many other places hit hardest have shown that diabetes and prediabetes, (among others) are the leading pre-existing/underlying conditions that have experienced severe (to mortality) reactions from the COVID-19 virus.
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