Mark Manning's Diabetes 2 Reverser PDF eBook download. Feel free to share this book with your followers on Twitter. Diabetes is a silent killer that kills one person every 10 seconds. There are 250 million people globally living with diabetes. Every year worldwide another 7 million develop diabetes. The Ministry of Health estimates the number of people with diabetes in New Zealand to be around 160 000 and growing rapidly. Diabetes is a chronic condition that raises the levels of glucose (sugar) in the blood. The body is not able to convert the glucose into energy. We need the hormone insulin to do this. Diabetes is due to either a lack of insulin production or an inability of the body to access insulin. There are three types of diabetes: Type 1 mainly affects youth and is characterised by a lack of production of insulin in the body, This is increasing worldwide and 70,000 children are expected to develop diabetes annually.