Posts Tagged ‘diabetes prevention’

07
Apr

I like this series. It explains what diabetes is in a way we could easily understand.

31
Oct

  Type 1 Diabetes cannot be prevented. No one can predict who will or won't get it. Type 2 Diabetes however, can sometimes be prevented. There are many factors that put a person at risk for Type 2 Diabetes. A family history of diabetes Age over 45 Race or ethnic background Metabolic syndrome (also called insulin resistance syndrome). Being overweight Hypertension Abnormal lipid levels History of gestational diabetes