Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Kids

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden, presented by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Diabetes is an epidemic that is sweeping our country, and sadly it’s not just affecting adults. It’s also affecting our children. We are pleased to be joined by Dr. Ann Albright,…

Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes

(upbeat music) – Hi I’m Joan Lunden. More than 100 million Americans are living with diabetes, or prediabetes. You could be one of them. Some risk factors include, your age, a family history of diabetes, being overweight, or not physically active. Some races and ethnic groups are also at higher risk. Learn more at cdc.gov/diabetestv….