Diabetes: Risk Factors, Prevention, and Free Toolkit
Did you know that more than 8 percent of Americans have
diabetes? November is Diabetes Awareness Month, making it a good opportunity to
learn about this increasingly prevalent disease. |
Risk Factors - Family history, blood pressure, weight, and activity level are a few of the factors that can affect your chances of developing diabetes.
Prevention - The onset of Type 2 diabetes can sometimes be prevented or delayed through moderate weight loss and exercise.
FREE Toolkit for Managing Diabetes - Get practical advice about medications, insulin, and glucose meters to help you manage your diabetes.
Statistics - Get some basic facts, including the number of Americans with diabetes; the prevalence of Type 1 versus Type 2 diabetes; deaths linked to diabetes; and more.