Published: 19:31, 17 April 2018
At least 160,000 people in Kent are at risk of developing diabetes, figures show.
The NHS released the data to kick start a national campaign aimed at helping people realise the dangers of the condition.
Phil Goldacre, from Sittingbourne, who lost a leg as a result of diabetes, says more needs to be done to spread awareness.
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