Updated: 10/13/2021

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  • In doing so, it can be controlled before it does serious damage to your vital organs.
  • So, you might be wondering, what can you do?
  • In order to prevent or detect it earlier, lifestyle changes are needed.
  • Also, you can take a blood test to find out if you're diabetic or not.
  • This screening is recommended for anyone over the age of 40, or if you have a history of diabetes in your family.
  • With proper education, it can be adequately controlled to prevent complications.
  • Although diabetes is a lifelong problem requiring lifelong treatment, it's not a death sentence.
  • Thus, diabetics can still live normal and healthy lives compared to non-diabetics.