What's Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes?
You may be at risk of developing type 2 diabetes if you answer "yes" to two or more of these questions:
Are you more than 20 percent overweight?
Are you over age 40?
Does an immediate family member have diabetes?
Are you of American Indian, African American or Hispanic background?
Do you have high blood pressure, high cholesterol or high triglyceride levels?
Did you ever have high blood sugar during pregnancy (gestational diabetes)?
Did you have a baby weighing more than 9 pounds at birth?