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Relevant Population Characteristics for Prediabetes

Relevant Population Characteristics

Being overweight, physically inactive, aged 45 or over, or having a close family member with diabetes increases the risk for prediabetes. Women who have had gestational diabetes or have given birth to a baby weighing more than nine pounds at birth are also at risk. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention developed a [ prediabetes screening test].

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Content updated: Thu, 4 Feb 2021 12:01:02 MST