Most diabetics continue to eat a high-carbohydrate diet because it is the popular consensus, but that continues to make their diabetes worse instead of better. Remember, the explosion of information about diabetes emanating from the media, books, literature, and websites has not reduced the diabetes rate. The word is getting out, but the number of diabetics is increasing at an alarming rate because the message is wrong. The current information explosion is turning healthy people into diabetics.
Contact Norfolk Diabetes Prevention Study We aim to test 10, people in Norfolk at risk of type 2 diabetes with a fasting blood glucose test. Those diagnosed with pre-diabetes will be invited to take part in a research study where we are looking at a new group exercise, diet, information and motivation programme that may reduce the risk of getting diabetes.
You will be supported every step of the way by a trained and dedicated NHS research team who can provide you with the information you need to take the first important step in making lifestyle changes and becoming healthier.
They will help you to stay motivated and continue to support you throughout so that - most importantly - you can maintain your new healthy lifestyle. If you think you may be at risk and might like to take part, take action and register. Take part in the study to make a difference Are you over 40 years of age and can answer 'yes' to any of the following questions?
Are you overweight with a body mass index BMI of 30kg2 or more?
Calculate it here Do you have a family history of type 2 diabetes? Do you have a have a history of coronary heart disease? Have you ever had diabetes during pregnancy?
Have you ever had impaired fasting glucose? Pre-diabetes and diabetes Type 2 diabetes adult onset diabetes is an incurable condition which increases the risk of further health complications such as circulatory or eye problems. Pre-diabetes is a term used to describe a blood sugar level above normal levels but not high enough to be classed as type 2 diabetes.The Cause, Prevention, Treatment and Control of Hypoglycemia and Types 1 and 2 Diabetes.
Diabetes is a group of diseases marked by high levels of blood glucose resulting from problems in how insulin is produced, how insulin works, or both.
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