ASSESSMENT TOOLS & CALCULATORS
Type 2 Diabetes Risk Calculator
Type 2 Diabetes Risk Calculator: This test uses the main diabetes type 2 risk factors of Age, Gender, Prescription hypertensive, prescription steroids, body mass index, family history of diabetes and smoking status to determine your risk of developing diabetes.
Diabetes type II is a condition that can often go unnoticed and thus untreated for several years and by the time it is picked up its progression, related symptoms and outcomes can be severe. This test uses the main diabetes type II risk factors of Age, Gender, Prescription hypertensives, prescription steroids, body mass index, family history of diabetes and smoking status to determine your risk of developing diabetes. This will help you to determine whether you require a visit to your GP to test for diabetes and also motivate you to perhaps make some lifestyle changes that will help protect you against developing this chronic illness.
Disclaimer: Please note that none of these wellness tools or assessments are designed to diagnose or treat any medical or psychological condition. ALWAYS consult with the correct healthcare practitioner before taking new supplements or medications, and before making any lifestyle changes such as alterations to your diet or exercise schedule. There is no substitute for one-on-one consultations with qualified healthcare practitioners. If any action is considered based on these tools it should be merely to help you decide to take the necessary step to contact your doctor or another healthcare practitioner in order to get an accurate diagnosis and/or treatment plan.
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