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While diabetes can be a concern for anyone, if you are a Hispanic adult, you should be especially alert. Hispanic people are nearly twice as likely to have type 2 diabetes as non-Hispanic white people. Also, Hispanic adults with diabetes are more likely to suffer from diabetes complications, including death.

Because of this increased risk, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) suggests special screening for the Hispanic community. Hispanic people who are overweight may need to be screened for diabetes earlier than the general population.

https://healthguides.cnn.com/your-guide-to-treating-diabetes...

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Who would be be sure to talk with your doctor if you think you exhibit symptoms commonly associated with diabetes and ask for an A1C test...

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