Diabetes Risk Questions to Ask Yourself

  • Does anyone in your family have diabetes?
  • Are you overweight of physically inactive (less than 3 times a wee)?
  • Do you smoke?
  • Are you 45 years of age or older?
  • Are you Hispanic, East Indian, African American, or of Asia descent?
  • Do you have high blood pressure or high cholesterol?
  • Did you have diabetes during your pregnancy?
  • Have you ever had a borderline blood test for  diabetes?
  • Have you ever been diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome or insulin resistance ?
  • Have you ever experienced numbness or tingling in your hands or feet?
  • Does anyone in your family have diabetes?

If you answered any of these questions "YES," you may be at risk for Prediabetes. Call 470-225-1209 to schedule a screening to find out for sure.