Unformatted text preview: relative with diabetes, or are African-American, Alaska Native, Native American, Asian-American, Hispanic or Latino, or Pacific-Islander-American. You are also more likely to have Type 2 Diabetes if you have been diagnosed with prediabetes, heart and blood vessel disease, High blood pressure, Low HDL cholesterol, High triglycerides, being overweight or obese, having a baby that weighed more than 9 pounds, having gestational diabetes while pregnant, polycystic overy syndrome, acanthosis nigirians, and depression. Other things that may increase your risk of diabetes is little to no exercise, smoking, stress, and sleeping too little or too much. In order to prevent diabetes, you can lose weight, get active/exercise more, eat a proper diet, and quit smoking....
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