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A 18-year-old male asked:

My father and mother both have diabetics.how to keep myself safe from having diabetics?

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Dr. Raj Singh
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Healthy life style: Maintaining a healthy diet, weight and regular exercise can help reduce your risk of developing diabetes.
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Stay lean: And active and avoid things which can increase predisposition, such as tobacco, excess alcohol, corticosteroids, etc. But primarily keep your weight down>.

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