Diabetes is a serious disease that can lead to blindness, heart disease, strokes, kidney failure, and amputations. It kills almost 210,000 people each year.
Some people with diabetes exhibit symptoms, some do not. If you have any of the following symptoms, contact your doctor:
Unexplained weight loss
For more information on diabetes, call 1-800-DIABETES or visit www.diabetes.org.
The information contained in this assessment is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment, and the American Diabetes Association recommends consultation with your doctor or health care professional.