An estimated 1 in 3 people have diabetes but don’t know it. Could this be you?
All overweight adults aged 35 to 70 should be screened for diabetes.
Here are some symptoms to watch for:
- Too thirsty
- Too hungry
- Dry mouth
- Making too much urine
Late symptoms of diabetes can be headaches, blurry vision, and fatigue.
Be concerned if you develop cuts that won’t heal or fungal infections.
Diabetes is preventable by eating a well-balanced diet, exercising daily, and avoiding bad habits such as smoking.
Diabetes is very treatable with lifestyle changes and medications (oral and/or injections). Untreated diabetes can lead to a stroke or heart attack.
Book an appointment today to get checked.