Am i at risk for type 2 diabetes?  pg. 2

Even if you do not have any of the symptoms listed above, if you are age 45 or older and have other risk factors, you should be tested. You should consider being tested even if you have no risk factors other than age.

If you are younger than 45, are significantly overweight, and have another risk factor, you also should consider being tested.

Sources for more information:

National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
www.niddk.nih.gov/health/diabetes/diabetes.htm

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
1 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3560
Phone: 1-800-860-8747
Email: ndic@info.niddk.nih.gov

American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org
National Service Center
1701 North Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 1-800-342-2383

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International
www.jdrf.org
120 Wall Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 1-800-533-2873

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