I am the Co-Founder and CEO of MIMOSA Diagnostics. We are a start-up company developing a novel handheld optical technology to aid in the treatment of diabetes patients. Our motto is to 'Save Limbs, and Save Lives'.
Diabetes Is A Global Tsunami. MIMOSA Is Part Of The Solution
422 million people were living with diabetes worldwide in 2014
1.53 million people in Ontario have diabetes
treating diabetic foot ulcers costs the Canadian healthcare system $547 million annually
every 20 seconds, someone in the world is losing their leg to diabetes
85% of amputations are preventable
effective prevention strategies can reduce costs by almost 40 %