East Lindsey named as a national hotspot for type 2 diabetes
East Lindsey has been named as a hotspot for type 2 diabetes and registered the second highest number of prescriptions.
It comes after prescriptions for type 2 diabetes in England have risen in the last five years by a third. According to NHS data prescriptions have risen from 26 million to 35 million in just one year.
The data shows that Lincolnshire's East Lindsey and London are hotspots for the disease, with the capital's borough on Newham having double the national average.
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