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News Alert: Type 2 Diabetes Prevalence Among Americans


Joelle Reizes

NEWS ALERT

New research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association reveals that half of all American adults have diabetes or pre-diabetes.

Almost all of this is Diabetes Type II, which is caused by obesity and inactivity.

Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States, according to the American Diabetes Association, and often co-occurs with cardiovascular conditions such as stroke and heart attack as well as kidney disease.

Get checked now to understand your risk.

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