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If you are diagnosed with pre-diabetes, can you diet and exercise enough for it to go away?

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Dr. David Feig answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Yes: Certainly if you can lose weight, reduce your sugar intake and exercise, you can certainly reverse the pre-diabetes. It will require careful attention to your diet, but exercise and diet will be the most effective intervention you can do in the long run. Medication can only help so much--and not much if your diet is still poor.

Answered 10/28/2016

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