Could You Have Diabetes And Not Know It?
What you don't know can hurt you when it comes to diabetes. One of every fifteen Americans has diabetes and at least a third of them don't even know it. Because diabetes is often missed for many years, over half of those newly diagnosed already have problems such as heart disease, loss of feeling in the feet or eye damage. Having diabetes but not knowing it is a dangerous situation.
Answer the following "Yes" or "No" questions to learn if you are at risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.
For More Information
- Symptoms of Diabetes
- What is Type 1 Diabetes?
- What is Type 2 Diabetes?
- What You Need to Know about Type 2 Diabetes in Children
- What is Gestational Diabetes?
- Classification and Diagnosis of Diabetes
July 15, 2000
Last Updated: Wednesday December 31, 2014 20:55:50
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