According to the U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 100 million Americans have diabetes or prediabetes—and most of them aren’t aware of it. The reason being, many miss the early signs of diabetes, either because they are unaware of the symptoms of diabetes or simply because early symptoms are so mild that they can go unnoticeable.
Recognizing early signs of diabetes is essential in order to receive faster diagnosis and treatment. Getting the right treatment, making modifications in your lifestyle, and controlling blood sugar levels can greatly improve your health and reduce the risk of complications.
How can you tell if you have diabetes? Take at a look at this infographic to understand types of diabetes and recognize the warning signs you may have.