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    Take this assessment to find out if you're at risk for type 2 diabetes and learn what you can do to lower your odds.

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    Reviewed by Michael Dansinger, MD on February 10, 2017

    Sources:

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    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: "Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes."

    American Association of Sleep Technologists: "Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Type 2 Diabetes."

    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases:"Prediabetes and Insulin Resistance."

    American Diabetes Association: "High Blood Pressure."

    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health: "Simple Steps to Preventing Diabetes."

    American Heart Association: "African-Americans and Heart Disease, Stroke."

    American Heart Association: "High Blood Pressure and African-Americans."

    American Diabetes Association: "Physical Activity is Important."

    Joslin Diabetes Center: "Growing Older and Staying Active with Diabetes."

    American Diabetes Association: "Physical Activity."

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    Diabetes Forecast: "Smoking Is a Cause of Type 2 Diabetes."

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    Dr. Curtis Rimmerman, MD, cardiologist, Cleveland Clinic

    American Diabetes Association: "All About Cholesterol."

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    American Diabetes Association: "Diabetes Symptoms."

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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