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Is it possible to develop type 2 diabetes within 9 months? i am a 24 year old obese male. my last blood test was in august of 2017. my a1c was 5.7

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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 54 years experience
Yes: Over weight is a high risk factor for diabetes. Start changing your lifestyle with regular exercisa- Walk x 30 minutes Low carb diet- low glycemic index foods may be taken.

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