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For Some Overweight Teen Girls, Oral Glucose Tolerance Best Test: Study

For Some Overweight Teen Girls, Oral Glucose Tolerance Best Test: Study

Researcher finds that fasting blood sugar test misses teens at risk for diabetes, prediabetes
December 08, 2016
For teen girls who are overweight or obese with irregular menstrual cycles, the choice of a test to determine if they have prediabetes and heart disease risk factors is key, according to a Polish researcher.
Prediabetes Missed in Large Numbers of People, New Research Finds

Prediabetes Missed in Large Numbers of People, New Research Finds

Not everyone with prediabetes is overweight. In fact, new research has found that many have a healthy weight and aren't being diagnosed at precisely the time when prevention could make a real difference.
July 15, 2016
Learn results of research calling into question current prediabetes screening guidelines. Many people with the condition are being overlooked.
Group Program Helps Those with Prediabetes Boost Physical Activity

Group Program Helps Those with Prediabetes Boost Physical Activity

June 24, 2016
A new study finds that enrolling in a lifestyle intervention program that encourages both weight loss and increased activity really does help people boost their workout time. The researchers followed 223 people enrolled in such programs, tracking the effect on physical activity.
Marijuana Boosts Prediabetes Risk

Marijuana Boosts Prediabetes Risk

March 22, 2016
Several big population studies hint at an intriguing association between marijuana and lower risk for type 2 diabetes, but a University of Minnesota study found 49-65% higher odds for prediabetes in current smokers and former “heavy” users.
Eating Homemade Meals Cuts Diabetes Risk, Study Says

Eating Homemade Meals Cuts Diabetes Risk, Study Says

November 17, 2015
When Harvard researchers tracked more than 99,000 people for up to 36 years, they found that those who ate homemade lunches and dinners at least 11 times a week were 13% less likely to develop diabetes than people who ate home-prepared meals less often.
Beating Prediabetes On a Budget
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Beating Prediabetes On a Budget

7 shortcuts for cutting expenses on healthy living.

September 23, 2015
Healthy living can be affordable! Check out these shortcuts for cutting expenses and beating prediabetes on a budget.
Prediabetes 101

Prediabetes 101

What you need to know about this precursor condition to type 2 diabetes.
September 22, 2015
Prediabetes is a serious health condition characterized by high blood sugar levels. Learn who is at risk and what can be done to prevent type 2 diabetes.
Diagnosing Prediabetes

Diagnosing Prediabetes

Who is at risk for prediabetes, and what are the tests for screening?
September 22, 2015
Who is at risk for prediabetes, what are the tests for diagnosing prediabetes, and why is screening important?
5 Ways to Prevent Prediabetes from Becoming Diabetes
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5 Ways to Prevent Prediabetes from Becoming Diabetes

Prediabetes, or elevated blood sugar, puts you at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes, especially if you are overweight, but you can take steps to prevent it.

September 14, 2015
Take steps to reduce your type 2 diabetes risk.
4 Signs That You're In Prediabetes Denial

4 Signs That You're In Prediabetes Denial

September 01, 2015
The results of your blood tests are in, and your doctor explains that your blood glucose levels are abnormal, high enough to put you in a high-risk category for developing type 2 diabetes. The diagnosis: You have pre-diabetes.
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