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Are You at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?
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Check off how many risk factors you have.
You are more likely to get type 2 diabetes if you:
_____ Are overweight, especially if you have extra weight around your waist.
_____ Have a parent, brother, or sister with diabetes.
_____ Are Latino, African American, American Indian, Asian American, or Pacific Islander.
_____ Have had diabetes while pregnant (gestational diabetes).
_____ Have given birth to a baby weighing 9 pounds or more.
_____ Have high blood pressure:
_____ Have cholesterol levels that are not normal:
_____ Are physically active fewer than three times a week.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES