Health-1 PSA

Health-1 PSA

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  • I'm Steve. Like millions of other adults, I suffer from Type II Diabetes. My disease makes me thirsty and hungry and results in weight loss, fatigue, blurred vision, and an increased likelihood of infection.
  • Steve has died from Type II Diabetes and his family is at his funeral.
  • OH NO!
  • Like my friend Steve, I am likely to suffer from Type II Diabetes because of heredity. That heredity as well as increasing age and race will all contribute to the likelihood of my having the disease.
  • Type II Diabetes accounts for 90% of all diabetes cases and resulted in 1.5 million deaths in 2014.
  • I'm tired and don't want to do anything, but...
  • After years of emotional stress, Steve's family watched him die from the effects of Type II Diabetes. Type II Diabetes requires constant attention and care and can create feelings of stress and anxiety. With it can also come depression in everyone involved.
  • ... Instead, I'm playing soccer to stay fit!
  • Type II Diabetes has several uncontrollable risk factors including race, heredity, and age. Hispanics, Asian-Americans, and Blacks are all at a higher risk for the disease than other races. From a hereditary viewpoint, if a relative has had Type II Diabetes, you are more likely to contract the disease.
  • "Diabetes, don't sugarcoat it."
  • Type II diabetes is a manageable disease are addrssing the controllable risk factors of Type II Diabetes. These factors include your weight and cholesterol level and general lifestyle which contributes to your overall health.
  • By partaking in daily physical activity, you can manage weight, stress, and cardiovascular health. By adding in a healthy eating habits too, you can dramatically reduce your chances of geting Type II Diabetes.
  • Don't let Type II Diabetes take over your life, and avoid sloth and obesity. Learn more about it and prevent yourself from getting it.
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