Type 2 Diabetes Screening Quiz
Type 2 diabetes accounts for 90-95% of all diagnosed cases of diabetes. It is most common in adults over the age of 50, although any one can be at risk. While diabetes is often a hereditary condition, it is still possible to develop diabetes even if you have no known history of it in your family. In addition, type 2 diabetes is often preventable through regular medical checkups and a healthy lifestyle.
Find out if you are at risk by taking the Type 2 Risk Assessment and then read more below about what you can do to prevent or manage type 2 diabetes.
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