Diabetes-Awareness Campaign Makes Sweet Treats Look Painful
Nattakong Jaengsem, a Bangkok-based designer, created a set of mind-bending prints with the intent of raising awareness of the connection between sugar and diabetes.
“Sweet Kills” offers an alternative view of the kind of woulds caused by untreated diabetes. Infections, open sores that won’t heal, and eventual amputation are realities for people living with this disease.
Not for the faint of heart (or stomach) this series shines a bright light on the relationship between the often joked-about “sweet tooth” and a disease that ruins the lives (and skin) of people who suffer with it.