If you’re at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, there’s no better time to turn things around. Start here to learn more about A1C, take a risk test, or find out your Body Mass Index (BMI).
The first step? Understanding your risk.
By starting with these tools, you can figure out which next steps are best for you. Whether it’s losing a few pounds or simply eating better, we can help you reach your goals.
The power of A1C
You may already know about the A1C test, but you may not know all it can do. With this blood test, your doctor can identify prediabetes, or diagnose type 1 or type 2 diabetes. The test results can also determine your average blood sugar over the past 2 to 3 months. Talk to your doctor to determine if this test is right for you. Learn more about A1C
Discover your BMI
Not sure how much weight you need to lose? This tool’s for you. Body Mass Index (BMI) is a simple calculation based on your weight and height. And it’s a great first step on your weight loss journey. Try the BMI Calculator
Content shared from the American Diabetes Association