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Can diabetes be contagious?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

It is not contagious.

In brief: No

It is not contagious.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
But heredity plays an important role in developing diabetes, While diabetes is not contagious, unhealthy habits of those near you may rub on you and promote diabetes.
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