Posts Tagged: prediabetes

Attack diabetes with prevention!

Kentucky is facing a diabetes epidemic. It is estimated that more than 600,000 Kentuckians have diabetes and 1.1 million people have prediabetes. One of the best ways to attack the diabetes epidemic is PREVENT it. Type 2 diabetes can be delayed or prevented and we know how to do it! Action steps are needed to…
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Learn more about diabetes

Diabetes is an epidemic in our country. Kentucky, alone, has an estimated 600,000 residents diagnosed with diabetes. The burden is great. It is associated with complications such as heart disease, stroke, blindness, kidney failure and lower limb amputations. In 2012, it is estimated that $3.85 billion was lost in Kentucky due to total medical costs,…
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