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Why did I get type 2 diabetes?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not sure

Diabetes tends to run in families, so ifanyone in your family had diabetes, that's probably why you have it.
It is also more common in people who are obese (bmi over 30) and people over the age of 50.

In brief: Not sure

Diabetes tends to run in families, so ifanyone in your family had diabetes, that's probably why you have it.
It is also more common in people who are obese (bmi over 30) and people over the age of 50.
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Thomas Heston
Family Medicine

In brief: Possibilities

There is a genetic predisposition, which is aggravated by physical inactivity and obesity.

In brief: Possibilities

There is a genetic predisposition, which is aggravated by physical inactivity and obesity.
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