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Health Risk Assessments

Diabetes 



 

How old are you?


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Do you have a parent or sibling with diabetes?


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Have you been diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)?

PCOS is caused by an imbalance of hormones in the brain and ovaries. More

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This syndrome is associated with a condition called insulin resistance. If you have insulin resistance, your body's cells do not respond well to insulin.


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What is your ethnic background?

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Do you participate in a regular exercise program?


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What is your BMI?

If you don't know your Body Mass Index (BMI), you can calculate it now…… Calculate your BMI

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  • * Underweight =18.4
  • * Normal Weight = 18.5 - 24.9
  • * Overweight = 25 - 29.9
  • * Obese = 30 >



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Do you have high blood pressure or is your blood pressure greater than 120/80?



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Do you have high total cholesterol, that is greater than 200?

This refers to your total blood cholesterol level -- the sum of all the cholesterol in your blood.



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Do you have a low HDL (high-density lipoproteins), that is less than 40?

High-density lipoproteins (HDL) remove cholesterol from the bloodstream.



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Do you have a high triglyceride level, that is greater than 150?

A major energy source, triglycerides are fats that are produced by the body but also come from foods.



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Have you been previously diagnosed with pre-diabetes or had a fasting blood glucose level that is 100-125?

Pre-diabetes is a condition in which blood glucose levels are higher than normal but are not high enough for a diagnosis of diabetes.


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Do you have a history of diabetes during a pregnancy (gestational diabetes)?


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Have you delivered a baby weighing over 9 pounds?


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