What is type 2 diabetes?
Type 2 diabetes is a condition that causes high blood sugar in the body. If not treated, type 2 diabetes can hurt your eyes, kidneys, and heart.
Who is at risk of developing type 2 diabetes?
Can type 2 diabetes be prevented?
There are several things you can do that may lower your risk of developing type 2 diabetes!
How do I know if I have type 2 diabetes?
See your doctor. They will perform the right tests, and help you develop a treatment plan.
What is prediabetes?
Prediabetes means your blood sugar is higher than normal, but not high enough to be type 2 diabetes. If you have prediabetes, you may be at risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Why is it important to find out if I have prediabetes?
If you find out you have prediabetes, then you can make lifestyle changes to lower your blood sugar and reduce your risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
How do I know if I have prediabetes?
Take the quiz! If you suspect you might have prediabets, call your doctor. They will perform a blood test to determine your blood sugar levels.
What happens if I have prediabetes?
If you are diagnosed with prediabetes, it is important to make lifestyle changes to avoid developing type 2 diabetes. Eating healthier, exercising more, and losing weight can help. Your doctor will help you develop a plan!