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Type 2 Diabetes Risk Screening Quiz

Type 2 Quiz

The National Institutes of Health recommend that anyone age 45 or older should consider getting tested for diabetes. If you are 45 or older and overweight or obese, it is strongly recommended that you get tested, regardless of additional risk factors. If you are younger than 45, take the following quiz to determine your risk for type 2 diabetes.

Source: National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse. Am I At Risk for Type 2 Diabetes? (2104). http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/pubs/riskfortype2/. (Accessed 02/14).

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Reviewed by Joy Pape, MSN, RN, FNP, CDE, WOCN, CFCN, FAADE 07/14.

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