Diabetes is a leading cause of:
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- Kidney disease
Diabetes is also the seventh leading cause of death in the United States
The Diabetes Risk Test asks users to answer simple questions about weight, age, family history and other potential risk factors for prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. Preventive tips are provided for everyone who takes the test, including encouraging those at high risk to talk with their health care provider.