I’m working on a health & medical discussion question and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.
Type 2 diabetes mellitus accounts for 90-95% of diabetic cases, while 88 million adults in America (over one-third of the population) have prediabetes. Of those adults, almost 90% do not know they have it.1 View the interactive maps of national, state, and your county’s diabetes statistical informationLinks to an external site.. [Link: https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/data/index.htmlLinks to an external site.] Is diabetes (type I, II, and/or gestational) a problem in your county? Are there currently any diabetes prevention programs in your county? How can you help prevent and educate those around you about Type 2 diabetes?