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Diabetes and You
Kajuandra Harris Huntley, Evelyn F Crayton, Debra Griffin, Kathy Jo Ellison
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Pages / Length: 22
Publication Date: 01/25/2013

In the United States, 90 to 95 percent of diabetes is Type 2, which is related to aging and obesity. This easy-to-read booklet presents basic facts about diabetes, a disease that affects how the body consumes food. You’ll learn who is at risk and why, the three major types of the disease, measures for prevention, symptoms, and what to do if you have diabetes. The booklet also has a glossary and contacts for more information.