The fourth Tuesday of every month is American Diabetes Association Diabetes Alert Day. It is important to know the seriousness of diabetes and the importance of understanding your risk. 30.3 million American are affected by diabetes while 7.2 million American are unaware they have the disease, according to the American Diabetes Association.
Diabetes can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney damage and amputation. At FCCI we fight for patients with diabetes every single day, from our clinics to our leading amputation prevention center.
If you believe you may be at risk for diabetes or pre-diabetes, please take the test below from the American Diabetes Association to access the risk.
Click here to take the test.