Risk factors for type 2 diabetes

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Type 2 diabetes is ever-growing in our population today. Discover the risk factors for type 2 diabetes so you can take preventative action to improve your health.

For more great information on diabetes and how you can better manage it, visit us @ http://bloodsugarblueprint.com

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Risk factors for type 2 diabetes

  1. 1. Risk Factors ForType 2 Diabetes ©bloodsugarblueprint.com 2012
  2. 2. No one knows exactly what causes diabetes.
  3. 3. We do know that some things, called risk factors,increase your chance of having type 2 diabetes
  4. 4. Risk factors fortype 2 diabetes include:
  5. 5. Being over 45 years old
  6. 6. Being overweight (bmi >25)
  7. 7. Having family history of diabetes
  8. 8. Being African American or Hispanic
  9. 9. Being sedentary
  10. 10. Having had diabetes during a pregnancy, or giving birth to a baby who weighed >9 lbs
  11. 11. Having high blood pressure (140/90 or higher)
  12. 12. Having an HDL (good) cholesterol level < 35mg/dL
  13. 13. Having a triglycerides (blood fat) level of 250mg/dL or more
  14. 14. For More Great Information On Type 2 Diabetes & How You Can Reverse It Visit Us @ http://www.BloodSugarBlueprint.com By Clicking The Link On The Page

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