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Know how to spot the signs of type 2 diabetes

Know how to spot the signs of type 2 diabetes

Reminder to look out for potential risk factors in developing type 2 diabetes.

Published: Apr 08, 2019
Category: Looking after yourself
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Making lifestyle changes that could improve your health in future years is one of the key messages of the NHS England Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Programme during this year’s Diabetes Prevention Week (1st April to 7 April).

The week aims to raise awareness about what signs to look out for that could lead to type 2 diabetes

People are recommended to eat healthier and be more active to reduce their risk of developing type 2 diabetes and associated health complications.

Watch this NHS video on the Diabetes Prevention Programme:

A free NHS health check is available to people aged 40 to 74 to check your risk of type 2 diabetes. Ask your GP or practice nurse for more information about the Healthier You diabetes prevention programme.

Find out more about the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme
Category: Looking after yourself
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