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Type 2 Diabetes Q&As
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Can type 2 diabetes be prevented?
Yes! The best way to prevent type 2 diabetes is to be fit and to maintain a healthy weight. Okay, that’s a lot easier said than done. However, knowing it can be done is encouraging! Studies show that people . . .
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- Q What are the risk factors for type 2 diabetes?
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- Q Does diabetes increase my risk of a heart attack?
Type 2 Diabetes Action Plans
Whether you're worried about your prediabetes risk or already have diabetes, here's how to take control of your health.
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The Anti-Diabetes Diet
Follow this winning formula to replace foods that spike your blood sugar with high-fiber foods that fight diabetes.
Diabetes-Friendly Comfort Foods
Try these lighter versions of "comfort" favorites from the American Diabetes Association.
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