Are you at risk for Type 2 Diabetes?
By Lisa Diaz, RN, MSN, CDE
Your chances of developing type 2 diabetes depend on a combination of risk
factors. Learn about risk factors for type 2 diabetes below and see which
ones apply to you.
You are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes if you:
You can also take the
Diabetes Risk Test to learn about your risk for type 2 diabetes.
What can you do to prevent type 2 diabetes?
You can take steps to help
prevent or delay type 2 diabetes by losing weight if you are overweight, eating fewer calories,
and being more physically active. Talk to your health care professional
about your risk factors.