Risk Assessment for Diabetes/Prediabetes
How old are you ?
The older your are, The higher you risk are for type 2 Diabetes
What is your gender ?
Men are more likely then women to have undiagnosed diabetes
Have you ever been diagnosed with gestational diabetes?
Gestational diabetes is type of diabetes that devlop during pragnancy ,However it gose away after pragnancy . But women who have gestational diabetes has increased risk of Devloping type 2 Diabetes
What is your Body mass index ?
people are with heigh BMI are at heigher risk of diabetes
What is your waist circumference ?
its an indication of abdominal obasity , heighr the circumference higher the risk of devloping type 2 Diabetes
Does anyone in your Family
(mother, father, sister /brother) have diabetes ?
family history of Diabetes can contribute to your risk of type 2 Diabetes
Do you usually do 30 mins of daily physical activity –
includes walking/ jogging/ running etc.
Being inactive can increase your risk of type 2 Diabetes
Have you ever been diagnosed with
high blood pressure OR taking its medications ?
High blood pressure contributes to your overall risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Are you a Smoker ?
Smoking Devlopes higher risk of dieabetes
Do you suffer from Stress & Anxiety at workplace/ home ?
Stress, Hypertension are associated with developing lifestyle diseases like diabetes