A practical tool to predict type 2 diabetes risk
The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing in all populations worldwide. It is a major risk factor for death and numerous nonfatal complications that will form a large burden to the patients, their families, and the health care system. Several recent intervention studies have undisputedly proved that type 2 diabetes can be efficiently prevented by lifestyle modification in high-risk individuals. Now, the major task for public health administrations is to identify individuals who would benefit from intensive lifestyle counseling.
An expert team of diabetes has been created a rapid risk score identification of high risk individuals for diabetes by 3 simple questions. A simple questionnaire will help you to find out if you are at higher risk of developing diabetes. The recommendations for change in lifestyle according to the need of individual’s risk score will help you to make decisions about your health.