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The Best Defense Against Diabetes: A Strong Offense

More than 26 million people in the U.S. have diabetes – and many don’t even know it. Some of these cases are Type 1, which cannot be prevented, but it can be properly managed with diet, exercise, and medication. Type 2 diabetes, on the other hand, can likely be prevented by living a healthy lifestyle.   

Find out if you’re at risk for Type 2 diabetes:

If you’re concerned about your risk or want to better manage an existing condition, the UT SystemLiving Well: Make it a Priority” program can help. For more details, go to