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How common is prediabetes?

More than 50 million U.S. adults have prediabetes. All of them can do something about it. Blood testing, such as with a fasting plasma glucose (FPG) test or HbA1c test, can reveal whether your blood glucose is high and if it means prediabetes or diabetes.

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