Prediabetes “Could This Be You”?

Prediabetes
Is when your blood sugar level is higher than normal but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes

  • 86 million American adults-more than 1 out of 3-have prediabetes
  • 9 out of 10 people with pediabetes do not know they have it

Prediabetes increases your risk of :

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Stroke

If you have prediabetes, losing weight by Eating Healthy & Being More Active can cut your risk of getting type 2 diabetes in HALF 

Without weight loss and moderate physical activity. 15 -30% of people with prediabetes will develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years

People who have diabetes are at higher risk of serious health complications:

  1. Blindness
  2. Kidney failure
  3. Heart disease
  4. Stroke
  5. Loss of toes, feet or legs

You Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Find if you have prediabetes-
See your doctor to get your blood sugar tested

Join Recognized diabetes prevention program

  • Eat healthy
  • Be more active
  • Lose weight

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