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Learn how to prevent & treat diabetes today

More than 15.5 million adults in California have diabetes or prediabetes. Do you have Prediabetes? Take the quiz & assess your risk.

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1 in 3

Adults Have Prediabetes

29% to 36%

The increase of prevalence of prediabetes among adults in the U.S between 1999 and 2010

$245 Billion

The Cost of Diabetes in 2012

Prediabetes in California: Nearly Half of California Adults on Path to Diabetes

46% of adults have prediabetes and 9% have diabetes 46% of adults have prediabetes and 9% have diabetes
50% The percentage of adults in Shasta County with prediabetes 50% The percentage of adults in Shasta County with prediabetes
Prediabetes by ethnicity: 44% Latino, 55% Pacific Islander, 51% American Indian, 42% Asian, 50% African-American, 48% White, 45% Multiracial Prediabetes by ethnicity: 44% Latino, 55% Pacific Islander, 51% American Indian, 42% Asian, 50% African-American, 48% White, 45% Multiracial

Percent of Adults Estimated to Have Prediabetes by Race or Ethnicity

Helpful Videos

Diabetes affects how your body turns food into energy. In the videos below, you will learn what prediabetes is, what diabetes is, what are the risks and what you can do to prevent it.

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News and Events

Let’s Talk Prediabetes – Free Virtual Event

If you are over 40, overweight or have a family history of diabetes, then this event is for you!

Free Q&A session with local health care practitioners.

Register online at this link.

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

5:30 pm – 7 pm

It’s never too late to turn your health around.

For more information visit TurnItAroundShasta.com

 

Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

New Cohort starting September 29, 2022

With exercise and small changes in diet, diabetes can often be reversed.  Contact Aimee to find out how to enroll in this 12-month lifestyle change program to lose 7% of your body weight, become more active and have group support for the whole journey.

SFYMCA.Org/Stop-Diabetes 

AROOF@SFMYCA.ORG

530-768-2185