Sue Marshall blogs about diabetes for Desang

Pre-diabetes: The silent pandemic – Press & Journal | November 30, 2009

WHEN Douglas Nichol, 65, discovered during a visit to his GP that his blood-glucose levels were high, he thought little of it. But he was suffering from pre-diabetes, an under-diagnosed condition that makes people up to 15 times more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes.

An estimated nine million people in the UK are living with pre-diabetes, making them up to 15 times more likely to get Type 2 diabetes. Are you at risk, asks Kate Hodal.

via Pre-diabetes: The silent pandemic – Press & Journal.

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