There are 79 million Americans with pre-diabetes and their chance of developing diabetes is about 10% per year. Lifestyle changes, such as healthy eating and exercising, aiming at weight loss can lower risk of both pre-diabetes and diabetes. However, many people at risk still develop diabetes despite efforts at changing lifestyle. To find out about pre-diabetes, click here.
Know someone, a friend or family member, who may have pre-diabetes or is at risk for developing diabetes and might be interested in joining D2d as a participant and contribute to diabetes research? You can easily share with others by email or on social media.