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National Diabetes Awareness Month Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. One in 10 Americans have diabetes — that’s more than 30 million people. There are also 84 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Depending on your age, weight, and other factors, you may be at higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The good news is that making healthy changes can greatly lower your risk. To help prevent type 2 diabetes:

  • Watch your weight
  • Eat healthy
  • Get more physical activity

Publication Date

11-1-2019

Publisher

Southwestern Oklahoma State University

City

Weatherford, Oklahoma

Disciplines

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition | Health and Medical Administration | Health Information Technology | Medical Education

November 2019

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