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Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)

NIH Public Bulletin – December 2011

I Can Lower My Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: A Guide for American Indians

Format: Fact Sheet
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

I Can Lower My Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: A Guide for American Indians defines diabetes, reviews the signs and symptoms of the disease, and discusses the risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes and steps people can take to prevent it. Written with a special focus on American Indians and illustrated with photographs of American Indians, the booklet includes a form for recording food intake and physical activity.

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You can read I Can Lower My Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: A Guide for American Indians at www.diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/pubs/amIatrisktype2AI.

This page last reviewed on August 22, 2012

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